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noun 1. a cultural item that is transmitted by repetition and replication in a manner analogous to the biological transmission of genes.
a cultural item in the form of an image, video, phrase, etc., that is spread via the Internet and often altered in a creative or humorous way.
http://www.dictionary.com/browse/meme ;
A meme (/ˈmiːm/ meem), a neologism coined by Richard Dawkins, is "an idea, behavior, or style that spreads from person to person within a culture.
Merriam-Webster Dictionary.
A meme acts as a unit for carrying cultural ideas, symbols, or practices that can be transmitted from one mind to another through writing, speech, gestures, rituals, or other imitable phenomena with a mimicked theme. Supporters of the concept regard memes as cultural analogues to genes in that they self-replicate, mutate, and respond to selective pressures
Graham, Gordon (2002), Genes: a philosophical inquiry, New York: Routledge, p. 196
Ye, sure. Narrow-minded kids.

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