Origin of aide-mémoireFr, literally , memory aid from aider, to help + mémoire, memory
nounpl. aide-mémoire, or aide-mémoires
- A memorandum setting forth the major points of a proposed discussion or agreement, used especially in diplomatic communications.
- Something, such as a mnemonic device, that serves as an aid to memory.
Origin of aide-memoireFrench aide aid mémoire memory