eidetic
[ ahy-det-ik ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
1920s; Greek coined in German from Greek eidētikos, from eidos ‘form’
Synonyms
  • vivid
  • recollection
  • total memory
Antonyms
  • forgetfulness
  • hazy
  • memory loss
Definition
of, relating to, or constituting visual imagery vividly experienced and readily reproducible with great accuracy and in great detail
Example
He was able to remember events with such accuracy, we assumed he must have an eidetic memory.
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