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(archaic) (also spelled re-collection) The act or practice of collecting or concentrating the mind; concentration; self-control.
Via French récollection or the verb recollect, both from Latin recollectus, the past participle of recolligere (“to collect again"), itself from re- + colligere (“to gather").
re- +"Ž collection
My most vivid recollection of that summer is the ocean.
But the child has no recollection whatever of this fact.
Howie has no recollection and his mother won't even discuss the subject.
Dean had a memory of Fred draping a flannel shirt over Franny's bare shoulders, though no recollection of the order of arrival or any real details of what followed.
His only recollection is that you were as devastated over your sister as everyone else.
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