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for·get·ting

(fōr-get'ing),
Being unable to retrieve or recall information that was once registered, learned, and stored in short-term or long-term memory.

forgetting

An inability to remember or recognise things previously learned.

forgetting

Inability to remember something previously known or learned.
See: memory
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But humans never had to develop ways to forget deliberately.
Is it surprising that we even played with the idea of removing history from our schools, we don't want to remember some, we don't forget some, and therefore we cannot heal.
As children we were often advised to forgive and forget what we perceived as wrongs.
who was reacting to Cato's tweet, the singing was not 'to forget the danger but because every Filipino man thinks he can sing and will do it at every and any opportunity.'
Using neuroimaging to track patterns of brain activity, the researchers showed a group of healthy adults' images of scenes and faces, instructing them to either remember or forget each image.
"Decades of research has shown that we have the ability to voluntarily forget something, but how our brains do that is still being questioned.
What people think of as good memory is actually the ability to forget the irrelevant.
Peter was appointed as Forget Me Not's first chief executive in August 2010 before the organisation had started to care for children and families and even before the construction of the hospice, Russell House, had started.
So forget that a past health secretary, presently an administration consultant, had ordered P3.5 billion worth of Dengvaxia injections although she had no official allocation for it.
If people are made of nothing but their memories, what is a person who forgets? Cameron explores the human mind in this novel that questions what people would do to preserve or change their lives.