Definition of memoria technica in English:

memoria technica

noun

  • A method of assisting the memory by artificial contrivances; a system of mnemonics; a mnemonic aid or device.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Richard Grey (1696–1771), Church of England clergyman and writer. From classical Latin memoria memory + technica, feminine singular of technicus technical. Coined by Richard Grey.

Pronunciation

memoria technica

/mɪˌmɔːrɪə ˈtɛknɪkə/