confabulation definition

  • noun:
    • an informal conversation; a chat.
    • A fabricated memory thought to be real.
    • Familiar talk; simple, unrestrained, unceremonious discussion.
    • A talking collectively; speaking; familiar talk; easy, unrestrained discussion: as, the two had a lengthy confabulation.
    • (psychiatry) a plausible but imagined memory that fills in gaps in what is remembered
    • a casual discussion

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