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English definition of “memento”

memento

noun [C]     /məˈmen.təʊ/ US  /-toʊ/ (plural mementos or mementoes)
an object that you keep to remember a person, place, or event: I keep a stone as a memento of our holiday.Remembering, reminding and reminders
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