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MEMMemory
MEMMemorial
MEMMemorabilia
MEMMaster of Environmental Management (various universities)
MEMMemorandum
MEMMethods in Electron Microscopy
MEMMinisterio de Energia y Minas (Guatemala)
MEMMinimum Essential Medium (culture medium)
MEMMinimal Essential Medium (culture medium)
MEMModified Eagle's Medium (culture media)
MEMMaster of Engineering Management
MEMMissouri Employers Mutual (Columbia, MO)
MEMMultilateral Evaluation Mechanism (drug trafficking)
MEMMetro Ethernet Manager
MEMMacro Editor Macro
MEMMemory Manager
MEMMicro-Electro-Mechanical
MEMMaximum Entropy Method
MEMMain Event Mafia (wrestling)
MEMMajor Economies Meeting
MEMMinistry of Energy and Mines
MEMMinistère de l'Énergie et des Mines (French: Ministry of Energy and Mines; various locations)
MEMMedical Electronics Manufacturing (magazine)
MEMMobile Enterprise Management (software)
MEMMiddle Earth Mud (gaming)
MEMMunicipal Emergency Manager (Australia)
MEMManufacturing Enterprise Model
MEMMajor Emergency Management (offshore oil & gas industry)
MEMMining Environmental Management
MEMManufacturing Equipment Monitor
MEMManufacturing Engineering Memo (various companies)
MEMMonocular Estimate Method (ophthalmology)
MEMMars Excursion Module
MEMModule Exchange Mechanism (US NASA)
MEMMemphis, TN, USA - Memphis International Airport (Airport Code)
MEMMinimum Endogenous Mortality
MEMMain Electronics Module
MEMMarine Engineering Mechanic (Royal Navy UK)
MEMMeasurement Error Model
MEMMellors Elliot Motorsport
MEMModal Emission Model
MEMMicro-Electro-Mechanics
MEMMechanical Electrical Maintenance
MEMMultiple Engagement Model (military analysis model)
MEMMcAfee Enterprise Management
MEMModel-Experiment-Model
MEMMarket Equipment Management
MEMMatjaz Eric Maj (Mem Couture; fashion brand)
MEMMusica ExperiMente Ensemble (Contemporary Music Ensemble: Italy)
MEMModel Exercise Model
MEMMarine Equity Model
MEMMunition Effectiveness Manual
MEMMultiple-Entry Memory (software framework)
MEMMove Entity Manager (USAF)
MEMMature Equivalent of Milk
MEMMaximum Energy Management
References in classic literature ?
The commonest race memory we have is the falling-through-space dream.
Not alone do I possess racial memory to an enormous extent, but I possess the memories of one particular and far-removed progenitor.
Sacred To the Memory of The late Captain Ezekiel Hardy, Who in the bows of his boat was killed by a Sperm Whale on the coast of Japan, August 3d, This Tablet Is erected to his Memory by His Widow.
No doubt physiology, especially the disturbances of memory through lesions in the brain, affords grounds for this hypothesis; nevertheless it does remain a hypothesis, the validity of which will be discussed at the end of this lecture.
What we observe is that certain present stimuli lead us to recollect certain occurrences, but that at times when we are not recollecting them, there is nothing discoverable in our minds that could be called memory of them.
Once in possession of the names of the persons who had been present at the dinner, I resolved--as a means of enriching the deficient resources of my own memory--to appeal to the memory of the rest of the guests; to write down all that they could recollect of the social events of the birthday; and to test the result, thus obtained, by the light of what had happened afterwards, when the company had left the house.
Recollecting what I had heard from Betteredge about the effect of the fever on his memory, I went on with the conversation, in the hope that I might help him at starting.
God be thanked that it is so--that the ever-lengthening chain of memory has only pleasant links, and that the bitterness and sorrow of to-day are smiled at on the morrow.
At least he was sure that in some way the pile of gold, the place where it lay, the subtle aroma of the elusive she he had been pursuing, the memory figure of the white woman, and he himself, were inextricably connected by the ties of a forgotten past.
Was it the memory of the moments that she had lain in his strong arms--was it the shadow of the sweet, warm glow that had suffused her as his eyes had caught hers upon his face?
And suddenly a new unexpected memory from that realm of pure and loving childhood presented itself to him.
I have never forgotten that number, and always it comes to memory attended by gibbering obscenity, peals of joyless laughter, the clang of iron doors.