memorialization

Definitions

  • A Monkey's Memory
    A Monkey's Memory
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n memorialization a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something
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Additional illustrations & photos:

THE VERY SHORT MEMORY of Mr. JOSEPH SCORER THE VERY SHORT MEMORY of Mr. JOSEPH SCORER
The Land of Memory The Land of Memory
HE CALLS THIS 'THE GARDEN OF MEMORIES,' BUT HE NEARLY FORGOT _ME_ HE CALLS THIS 'THE GARDEN OF MEMORIES,' BUT HE NEARLY FORGOT _ME_
THE BRIDGE ACROSS LANSDOWNE RAVINE, CONNECTING MEMORIAL AND HORTICULTURAL HALLS THE BRIDGE ACROSS LANSDOWNE RAVINE, CONNECTING MEMORIAL AND HORTICULTURAL HALLS
MEMORIAL HALL, WITH EXTENSION MEMORIAL HALL, WITH EXTENSION

Quotations

  • Readers Digest
    Readers Digest
    “A friend hears the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.”
  • Kahlil Gibran
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    “Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream.”
  • Baltasar Gracian
    Baltasar%20Gracian
    “Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.”
  • French Proverb
    French Proverb
    “Gratitude is the heart's memory.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Our hopes are but memories reversed.”
  • Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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    “Everyone complains of the badness of his memory, but nobody of his judgment.”

Idioms

Jog my memory - If you jog someone's memory, you say words that will help someone trying to remember a thought, event, word, phrase, experience, etc.
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Memory like a sieve - If somebody can't retain things for long in his or her memory and quickly forgets, he or she has a memory like a sieve. A sieve has lots of tiny holes in it to let liquids out while keeping the solids inside.
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Memory like an elephant - 'An elephant never forgets' is a saying, so if a person has a memory like an elephant, he or she has a very good memory indeed.
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Stroll down memory lane - If you take a stroll down memory lane, you talk about the past or revisit places that were important to you in the past. (You can also 'take a trip down memory lane'.)
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Usage

In literature:

How well I remembered the old place, and how memory after memory came back to me as I waited there.
"Roger Trewinion" by Joseph Hocking
He had memories of lost sounds.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
Is the memory used to help the memory in any way?
"Assimilative Memory" by Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
The chief blots, too, are the so-called memorial windows, and the reason is not hard to find.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Gloucester [2nd ed.]" by H. J. L. J. Massé
A quiet talk with Memory Frean and a walk to the House in the Woods would have done her good.
"The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest" by Margaret Vandercook
David Copperfield's memory goes beyond this.
"The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete" by John Forster
By the time the match dwindled and the blackness closed in again the face was a possession of his memory.
"Tongues of Conscience" by Robert Smythe Hichens
A little scene, barely ten days old, reconstructed itself in his memory.
"Antony Gray,--Gardener" by Leslie Moore
Now I gathered a handful again, for memory's sake, and stuck them in the band of my hat, before I resumed my journey down the cove.
"Penguin Persons & Peppermints" by Walter Prichard Eaton
It is such memories as that that teach.
"True to His Home" by Hezekiah Butterworth
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In poetry:

The mirror that has sucked your face
Into its secret deep of deeps,
And there mysteriously keeps
Forgotten memories of grace;
"White Heliotrope" by Arthur Symons
In her last hour of life the tree
Gave up her glorious memories,
Wild scent of wood anemone,
The sapphire blue of April skies.
"The Log Fire" by Fay Inchfawn
My childhood’s home I see again,
And sadden with the view;
And still, as memory crowds my brain,
There’s pleasure in it too.
"My Childhood Home I See Again" by Abraham Lincoln
Yet never, never can we part,
While Memory holds her reign:
Thine, thine is still this wither'd heart,
Till we shall meet again.
"A Lost Love" by Henry Francis Lyte
Earth's transitory things decay,
Its pomps, its pleasures pass away;
But the sweet memory of the good
Survives in the vicissitude.
"Hymn: Earth's transitory things decay" by John Bowring
Oh true of heart, of spirit gay,
Thy faults, where not already gone
From memory, prolong their stay
For charity's sweet sake alone.
"Address To The Scholars Of The Village School Of ---" by William Wordsworth

In news:

Memorial services were held in Colorado with all memorials going to Porter Hospice Foundation of Denver.
Memorial donations may be made in Kay 's memory to the People to People Food Pantry, PO Box 2076, Danvers, MA 01923.
Memorial services will be 11 am Saturday at Goodrich Memorial United Methodist Church, 200 W Hayes St in Norman.
Those desiring to make memorial donations in Levi 's memory are asked to consider Hospice of McDowell County, 575 Airport Road, Marion, NC or Bethel Baptist Church Youth, 205 Bethel Church Road, Marion, NC 28752.
POMPANO BEACH — Following in surf culture tradition, Pompano Beach Ocean Rescue will host a memorial paddle-out to honor the memory of Joshua Schwabenbauer on Sunday at 6 p.m.
Memorial visitation will be from 5 to 7 pm today at King Memorial Home, Mentone.
Memorial services will be held at 4 pm Thursday, Nov 15, 2012, at the Mt Olive Memorial Park Chapel.
This Jan 15, 2012 file photo shows the Martin Luther King , Jr Memorial in Washington, with the quote carved on the side of new memorial in Washington that will be changed.
Memorial graveside services for Melody Joy Tusinger, who died on July 22, 2012, will be held at 10 am Friday, at the Neosho Memorial Park Cemetery, south of Neosho, Allen Brittenall will officiate.
The family will receive friends beginning at 9:30 am, Friday, November 30, 2012 at Memorial Funeral Chapel in College Station, with a memorial service to begin at 11:00 a.m.
Dozier Memorials Granite & Bronze Memorials in Atlanta & Columbus GA. James Snyder Guest Columnist.
The memorial will open on Veterans Day 2013 Operation Freedom Memorial dedicated.
Anita Dixon, president of Operation Freedom Memorial, places flowers at the site where the memorial will be built at Veterans Memorial Park.
Funeral services for Specialist Jason Fingar were held on Memorial Day in Memorial Park Cemetery after a church service at the Salvation Army Columbia Corps and Worship Center.
Photo/Daniel Mayberry MEMORIAL DAY PARADE IN LAKE PLACID — Shirley Seney rides with US Army veteran Joe Galone on an Army motorcycle during the annual Memorial Day parade down Main Street.
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In science:

In addition to these long-memory models, we consider for illustration a short-memory model such as the GARCH version discussed in Eq. (25), for the model parameters: a = 0.2, b = 0.09 and c = 0.9.
Fractional derivatives of random walks: Time series with long-time memory
The null hypothesis is concerned with short memory random fields while the alternative contains a very large family of long memory random fields.
The V/S test of long-range dependence in random fields
Since this test is based on the partial sums of X , we summarize in Section 2 what is known about their limiting behavior under short memory and long memory.
The V/S test of long-range dependence in random fields
This is crucially dependent on the latter’s ability to act at two levels: as a memory to be expressed and as a way to express this memory (Etxeberria and Moreno 2001).
Magnetism, FeS colloids, and Origins of Life
To justify that the velocity measures is a short memory process, we use the fact that a process has long memory if and only if it’s spectral density diverges at ω = 0.
Generalized Whittle-Mat$\acute{\text{E}}$rn random field as a model of correlated fluctuations
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