Confabulation

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Confabulation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • (psychiatry) a plausible but imagined memory that fills in gaps in what is remembered
  • an informal conversation

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an informal conversation ,
  • (psychiatry) a plausible but imagined memory that fills in gaps in what is remembered

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Confabulation'


  • Confabulation: In psychology, confabulation (verb: confabulate) is a memory disturbance, defined as the production of fabricated, distorted or misinterpreted memories
  • Confabulation (neural networks): A confabulation, also known as a false, degraded, or corrupted memory, is a stable pattern of activation in a neural network or neural assembly that does

Confabulation Sample Sentences in News


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