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English definition of “recollection”

recollection

noun     /ˌrek.əˈlek.ʃən/ formal
C2 [C] a memory of something: I have many pleasant recollections of the time we spent together.Memory and memories C2 [U] the ability to remember things: His powers of recollection are extraordinary.Memory and memories
(Definition of recollection noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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