Definition of mneme in English:

mneme

Pronunciation /ˈniːmi/

noun

Psychology Physiology
  • The capacity which a substance or organism possesses for retaining after-effects of experience or stimulation undergone by itself or its progenitors.

Origin

Early 20th century. From German Mneme from ancient Greek μνήμη, (Doric) μνάμα memory from the base of μνᾶσθαι to remember + -μα.