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memoir


early 15c., "written record," from Anglo-French memorie "note, memorandum, something written to be kept in mind" (early 15c., Old French memoire), from Latin memoria (see memory). [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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see biography
Source: wwnorton.com

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(n) an account of the author's personal experiences(n) an essay on a scientific or scholarly topic
Source: beedictionary.com

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autobiography, or an account of a person's life written by that person.
Source: nationalgeographic.org

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An account of one person's observations and experiences.
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An autobiographical reflection (see Memoir Annotation for brief reviews of memoirs written on a wide variety of people).
Source: writedesignonline.com

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The record or report of a person's investigations in a specialized field, especially one prepared for presentation to members of a scholarly society. Also, a record of research or observation iss [..]
Source: abc-clio.com

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an autobiographical narrative, usually dignified by the French-derived designation, "memoir," because the author expresses an affinity for the French belles lettres tradition of rhet [..]
Source: faculty.goucher.edu


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