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mnemonics

 techniques that improve memory,often through using existing familiar information (e.g. imagery) during the encoding of newinformation to aid later retrieval and access. See methodof loci.

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September 28th 2021

cross sectional study

a research design based on selecting representative groupswho vary on a particular characteristic; when thecharacteristic is age, this design provides a means ofmaking developmental comparisons.