Adjective "Anamnestic" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Anamnestic


    Definition:

    1. the recollection or remembrance of the past; reminiscence.

    2. Platonism. recollection of the Ideas, which the soul had known in a previous existence, especially by means of reasoning.

    3. the medical history of a patient.

    4. Immunology. a prompt immune response to a previously encountered antigen, characterized by more rapid onset and greater effectiveness of antibody and T cell reaction than during the first encounter, as aft

    Origin:
    anamnesis

    Examples:

    "responses can be anamnestic."