state-dependent memory

Also found in: Wikipedia.

state-dependent memory,

n memory that, along with its state-bound reponses, is triggered by a similarly perceived situation. See also state-bound.
References in periodicals archive ?
State-Dependent Memory Effects Using Caffeine and Placebo Do Not Extend to Metamemory.
These cases and their treatment outcomes provide support for the state-dependent memory and learning theory.
State-dependent memory can be viewed as a special case of a broader category known as context-dependent memory (e.
Ideomotor signals indicated the patient's awareness of the healing, We hypothesize that the technique triggered novel state-dependent memory, learning and behavior.
Full browser ?