paramnesia definition by Webster's New World
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- distortion of memory with confusion of fact and fantasy
- déjà vu
Origin: par(a)- plush amnesia
paramnesia definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A distortion of memory in which fantasy and objective experience are confused.
- An inability to recall the meanings of common words.
paramnesia - Medical Definition
A distortion of memory in which fantasy and objective experience are confused.