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evoke

verb [T]  /ɪˈvoʊk/ us  
to cause something to be remembered or expressed: The smell of chalk always evokes memories of my school days.
evocative
adjective  /ɪˈvɑk·ə·t̬ɪv/ us  
The new fashions were evocative of the 1920s.
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