Definition of episodic memory in English:

episodic memory

nounepisodic memories

mass noun
  • 1Psychology
    A type of long-term memory that involves conscious recollection of previous experiences together with their context in terms of time, place, associated emotions, etc.

    ‘those results suggest that participants were using episodic memory to recall the presented words in all conditions’
    1. 1.1count noun A conscious memory of a previous experience.
      ‘the hippocampus is critically involved in forming episodic memories’
      ‘three-year-olds were capable of forming an episodic memory of the task’