Definitions for eideticaɪˈdɛt ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ei•det•icaɪˈdɛt ɪk(adj.)

  1. pertaining to or constituting visual impressions recalled vividly and readily reproducible with great accuracy:

    eidetic imagery.

Origin of eidetic:

1920–25; < Gk eidētikós, der. of eîd(os) form, shape

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eidetic(adj)

    of visual imagery of almost photographic accuracy


  1. eidetic(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a memory or mental image of perfect clarity, as though actually visible; or to a person able to see such memories.

  2. Origin: From eidetisch, from εἰδητικός, from εἶδος.


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