eidetic definition by Webster's New World
designating or of mental images that are unusually vivid and almost photographically exact
Origin: Classical Greek eidētikos, constituting a figure ; from eidos, what is seen, shape: see -oid
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- eidetically adverb
eidetic definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Of, relating to, or marked by extraordinarily detailed and vivid recall of visual images.
Origin: German eidetisch, from Greek eidos, form; see weid- in Indo-European roots.
- ei·detˈi·cal·ly adverb