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  Definition of Retentiveness
  1. the power of retaining liquid; "moisture retentivity of soil"
  2. the property of retaining possessions that have been acquired
  3. the power of retaining and recalling past experience; "he had a good memory when he was younger"
Similar Words: retentivity, retention, memory

 

Hyponyms: urinary retention, remembrance, recollection, anamnesis

 

Derivational Morphology: retain, memorize, memorise, con, learn

 

 
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