Mnemonic devices

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Definition

a mnemonic device: a way of helping a person remember something (for example, 'Richard of York Gave Battle in Vain' to remember the colors of the rainbow: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet)
noun

a device: an apparatus, equipment, a mechanism
noun

Examples

  • "Most of the company's, uhh, financial data and numbers are retained by simple mnemonic techniques."

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