aide-mémoire

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French aide-mémoire ‎(literally memory aid).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌeɪd.mɛmˈwɑː/ (or as French, below)

NounEdit

aide-mémoire ‎(plural aide-mémoires)

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  1. A memory-aid; a reminder or memorandum, especially a book or document serving this purpose.
  2. (diplomacy) a document circulated in a meeting or summit for discussion purposes (also termed a non-paper)
    • 2013, Trinidad Express, "IDB tells T&T: Fix procurement laws", Trinidad Express, 15 November,
      In August, Finance Minister Larry Howai signed an aide-mémoire with the IDB for the bank to provide funding and expertise to the government to develop its Public/Private Sector Partnership Programme (PPP).

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EtymologyEdit

From aide + mémoire.

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aide-mémoire m ‎(plural aide-mémoires)

  1. aide-mémoire, crib

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