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Explicit Memory

Conscious, intentional recall of prior information and experiences.

Example: The woman realizes she has a doctor’s appointment that day, and remembers without looking at her calendar the time of day for which it is scheduled.

Explicit Memory
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Explicit Memory. Psych Central. Retrieved on June 19, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/explicit-memory/