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Meaning of MEMENTO

Pronunciation:  mu'mentow

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a reminder of past events

MEMENTO is a 7 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: souvenir
 See Also: reminder



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Me*men"to\, n.; pl. {Mementos}. [L., remember, be
mindful, imper. of meminisse to remember. See {Mention}.]
A hint, suggestion, token, or memorial, to awaken memory;
that which reminds or recalls to memory; a souvenir.

      Seasonable mementos may be useful.       --Bacon.

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