Memorize Vocabulary Word, PLACEBO

What Does the Word PLACEBO Mean?

Easily Memorize PLACEBO’s Meaning and Definition in today’s Memorize Vocab Words Video by Memory Master Champion, Luis Angel

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Placebo (n) meaning and definition: A substance that has positive effects as a result of a patient’s perception that it is beneficial rather than as a result of a causative ingredient.

Synonyms: inactive drug, inactive medicine, sugar pill
Antonyms: n/a

Placebo in a Sentence: The second is the placebo effect, which will often cause anything presented as medication to “work.”

In the video below, I will give you the mnemonic associations that will help you learn and memorize this word quickly in order to move it from your passive vocabulary to your active vocabulary with ease.

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The key idea with being able to memorize vocabulary words is the create pictures for those words.

The Mnemonic Pictures for this SAT Vocab word are :

Placebo: Plastic Elbow
Definition: real looking part

Then just take both the picture for the word and the picture for the definition and visualize an interaction between the two.

Story: The plastic elbow felt and looked extremely real to the A.I
robotics director that he couldn’t tell whether if it was fake or not.

That’s It! Just review a little bit and you will have these words fully memorized come test day.

Remember that the higher the SAT score you can get when you take it in high school, the better of a chance that you will have at getting accepted into the college or university of your dreams!

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