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Definitionto remember — especially experiences from long ago
- Jonas, nearing his home now, smiled at the recollection.4.5
- The speech was much the same each year: recollection of the time of childhood and the period of preparation, the coming responsibilities of adult life, the profound importance of Assignment, the seriousness of training to come.51.8
- But it was not a grasping of a thin and burdensome recollection; this was different.178.9
There are no more uses of "recollect" in The Giver.
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