amnesiac amnesiac  /æm ˈni zi ˌæk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person suffering from amnesia
  2. (adj) suffering from a partial loss of memory

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Usage(s):

  1. Another: that she was an amnesiac living in the South Seas.
  2. Growing up in an amnesiac era where Tiananmen is increasingly just a square, not a massacre, they feel little need to push for governmental change.
  3. Not every buyer is a musical amnesiac.

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  1. "He's No. 2 in terms of fame as an amnesiac in the world," says Endel Tulving, a world-renowned memory studies pioneer with Rotman Research Institute at Toronto's Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care.
    on Nov 23, 2007 By: Endel Tulving Source: Toronto Star

  2. "Of course I do. I'm not bloody amnesiac," Smith confirmed.
    on Apr 26, 2008 By: Mark E Smith Source: Independent

  3. "The fading of historical memory is a natural thing," says Orville Schell, a China expert and the dean of the graduate school of journalism at the University of California, Berkeley. "What is unnatural is the willful, amnesiac effort of...
    on Jun 3, 2004 By: Orville Schell Source: Asia Times Online

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