Confabulatory Con*fab"u*la*to*ry, a. Of the nature of familiar talk; in the form of a dialogue. --Weever. [1913 Webster]

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  • confabulatory — adjective see confabulate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • confabulatory — adjective a) colloquial b) conversational See Also: confabulation …   Wiktionary

  • confabulatory — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective In the style of conversation: chatty, colloquial, conversational, informal. See WORDS …   English dictionary for students

  • confabulatory — con·fab·u·la·to·ry …   English syllables

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  • confabulation — confabulatory /keuhn fab yoo leuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /keuhn fab yeuh lay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of confabulating; conversation; discussion. 2. Psychiatry. the replacement of a gap in a person s memory by a falsification that he or she… …   Universalium

  • Confabulation — is the process where a memory is remembered falsely.[1] The process of remembering is a complicated and intricate process that can be lead astray at any given point.[2] These false memories most often occur in autobiographical memory.[3] Two… …   Wikipedia

  • Karl Leonhard — (born March 21, 1904 in Edelsfeld, Bavaria, Germany; died April 23, 1988 in East Berlin, GDR) was a German psychiatrist, who stood in the tradition of Carl Wernicke and Karl Kleist. He created a complex classification of psychotic illnesses… …   Wikipedia

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