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The tendency of verbalization to impair the recall of visual memories, resulting in unreliable eyewitness accounts.
- ‘The effects of verbal overshadowing are crucial for eyewitness accounts.’
- ‘The three papers below describe the verbal overshadowing effect in more detail.’
- ‘So, I'm trying to learn to be wary of verbal overshadowing, and focus as squarely as possible on the actual mental experience.’
- ‘There was a weak trend consistent with verbal overshadowing such that providing a verbal description reduced performance slightly.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.