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Pronunciation: nu'ro-gram

Definition: The imprint on the brain substance theoretically remaining after every mental experience, the engram or physical register of the mental experience, stimulation of which retrieves and reproduces the original experience, thereby producing memory.

[neuro- + G. gramma, something written]

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