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mne·mon·ic / nəˈmänik/ • n. a device such as a pattern of letters, ideas, or associations that assists in remembering something. • adj. aiding or designed to aid the memory. ∎  of or relating to the power of memory. DERIVATIVES: mne·mon·i·cal·ly / -ik(ə)lē/ adv.

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mnemonic a device such as a pattern of letters, ideas, or associations which assists in remembering something. Recorded from the mid 18th century (as an adjective), the word comes ultimately from Greek mnēmonikos, from mnēmōn ‘mindful’.

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mnemonic adj. and sb. XVIII. — medL. mnēmonicus — Gr. mnēmonikós, f. mnḗmōn, mnēmon- mindful; rel. to MIND.
So mnemonical XVII.

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