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Help vs. Mnemonic

Difference Between Help and Mnemonic

Help

make it easier or possible for (someone) to do something by offering them one's services or resources
the teenager helped out in the corner shop
she helped him find a buyer
they helped her with domestic chores
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Mnemonic

A mnemonic () device, or memory device, is any learning technique that aids information retention or retrieval (remembering) in the human memory. Mnemonics make use of elaborative encoding, retrieval cues, and imagery as specific tools to encode information in a way that allows for efficient storage and retrieval.
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Help

serve someone with (food or drink)
may I help you to some more meat?
she helped herself to a biscuit
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Mnemonic

a system such as a pattern of letters, ideas, or associations which assists in remembering something
the usual mnemonic for star types is O Be A Fine Girl Kiss Me
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Help

cannot or could not avoid
he couldn't help laughing
I'm sorry to put you to any inconvenience, but it can't be helped
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Mnemonic

aiding or designed to aid the memory.
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Help

the action of helping someone to do something
I asked for help from my neighbours
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Mnemonic

Relating to, assisting, or intended to assist the memory.
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Help

used as an appeal for urgent assistance
Help! I'm drowning!
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Mnemonic

A device, such as a formula or rhyme, used as an aid in remembering.
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Help

To give assistance to (someone); make it easier for (someone) to do something; aid
She helped me with my project. I helped her find her book.
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Mnemonic

Especially of a series of ideas, letters, words, etc.: intended to help in remembering.
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Help

To give material or financial aid to
help the homeless.
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Mnemonic

Of or relating to study]] of techniques for remembering anything more easily.
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Help

To wait on, as in a store or restaurant
Please help the customer in aisle 20.
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Mnemonic

Of or relating to memory.
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Help

To contribute to the effectiveness or improvement of (something); improve or advance
tax breaks to help create jobs.
new ways to help the environment.
a remark that didn't help the situation.
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Mnemonic

Something (especially a series of ideas, letters, words, etc.) used to help in remembering a thing; a memory aid.
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Help

To ease the pain or discomfort of; relieve
medication to help your cold.
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Mnemonic

(computing) The human-readable, textual form of an assembly language instruction, not including operands.
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Help

To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot
couldn't help laughing.
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Mnemonic

(obsolete) mnemonics
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Help

To be of service; give assistance
I made a cake, and my friend helped.
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Mnemonic

Assisting in memory; helping to remember; as, a mnemonic device.
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Help

To be of use or provide relief
He has a bad back, and physical therapy hasn't helped.
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Mnemonic

Something used to assist the memory, as an easily remembered acronym or verse.
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Help

The action of helping; assistance
Do you need help with that package?.
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Mnemonic

An abbreviated word that resembles the full word, used so as to be easily recognized; as, the CIDE uses ... tags as mnemnonics for an italicised word or field.
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Help

One that helps
You've been a great help. A food processor is a help to the serious cook.
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Mnemonic

of or relating to or involved the practice of aiding the memory;
mnemonic device
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Help

(Archaic) A person employed to help, especially a farm worker or domestic servant.
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Help

Such employees considered as a group. Often used with the.
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Help

(uncountable) Action given to provide assistance; aid.
I need some help with my homework.
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Help

Something or someone which provides assistance with a task.
He was a great help to me when I was moving house.
I've printed out a list of math helps.
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Help

Documentation provided with computer software, etc. and accessed using the computer.
I can't find anything in the help about rotating an image.
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Help

One or more people employed to help in the maintenance of a house or the operation of a farm or enterprise.
The help is coming round this morning to clean.
Most of the hired help is seasonal, for the harvest.
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Help

(uncountable) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
His suicide attempts were a cry for help.
He really needs help in handling customer complaints.
“He’s a real road-rager.” / “Yup, he really needs help, maybe anger management.”
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Help

(transitive) To provide assistance to (someone or something).
He helped his grandfather cook breakfast.
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Help

(transitive) To assist (a person) in getting something, especially food or drink at table; used with to.
It is polite to help your guests to food before serving yourself.
Help yourself to whatever's in the fridge.
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Help

(transitive) To contribute in some way to.
The white paint on the walls helps make the room look brighter.
If you want to get a job, it helps to have some prior experience.
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Help

(intransitive) To provide assistance.
She was struggling with the groceries, so I offered to help.
Please, help!
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Help

(transitive) To avoid; to prevent; to refrain from; to restrain (oneself). Usually used in nonassertive contexts with can.
We couldn’t help noticing that you were late.
We couldn’t help but notice that you were late.
She’s trying not to smile, but she can’t help herself.
Can I help it if I'm so beautiful?
Can I help it that I fell in love with you?
Are they going to beat us?
Not if I can help it!
She never does more than she can help.
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Help

A cry of distress or an urgent request for assistance
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Help

To furnish with strength or means for the successful performance of any action or the attainment of any object; to aid; to assist; as, to help a man in his work; to help one to remember; - the following infinitive is commonly used without to; as, "Help me scale yon balcony."
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Help

To furnish with the means of deliverance from trouble; as, to help one in distress; to help one out of prison.
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Help

To furnish with relief, as in pain or disease; to be of avail against; - sometimes with of before a word designating the pain or disease, and sometimes having such a word for the direct object.
The true calamus helps coughs.
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Help

To change for the better; to remedy.
Cease to lament for what thou canst not help.
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Help

To prevent; to hinder; as, the evil approaches, and who can help it?
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Help

To forbear; to avoid.
I can not help remarking the resemblance betwixt him and our author.
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Help

To wait upon, as the guests at table, by carving and passing food.
The god of learning and of lightWould want a god himself to help him out.
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Help

To lend aid or assistance; to contribute strength or means; to avail or be of use; to assist.
A generous present helps to persuade, as well as an agreeable person.
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Help

Strength or means furnished toward promoting an object, or deliverance from difficulty or distress; aid; ^; also, the person or thing furnishing the aid; as, he gave me a help of fifty dollars.
Give us help from trouble, for vain is the help of man.
God is . . . a very present help in trouble.
Virtue is a friend and a help to nature.
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Help

Remedy; relief; as, there is no help for it.
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Help

A helper; one hired to help another; also, thew hole force of hired helpers in any business.
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Help

Specifically, a domestic servant, man or woman.
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Help

the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose;
he gave me an assist with the housework
could not walk without assistance
rescue party went to their aid
offered his help in unloading
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Help

a resource;
visual aids in teaching
economic assistance to depressed areas
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Help

a means of serving;
of no avail
there's no help for it
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Help

a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose;
my invaluable assistant
they hired additional help to finish the work
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Help

give help or assistance; be of service;
Everyone helped out during the earthquake
Can you help me carry this table?
She never helps around the house
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Help

be of use;
This will help to prevent accidents
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Help

improve the condition of;
These pills will help the patient
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Help

abstain from doing; always used with a negative;
I can't help myself--I have to smoke
She could not help watching the sad spectacle
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Help

contribute to the furtherance of;
This money will help the development of literacy in developing countries
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Help

improve; change for the better;
New slipcovers will help the old living room furniture
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Help

help to some food; help with food or drink;
I served him three times, and after that he helped himself
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Help

take or use;
She helped herself to some of the office supplies
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