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General dictionaries General (27 matching dictionaries)
  1. rationalize: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. rationalize: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. rationalize: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. rationalize: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. rationalize: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. rationalize: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Rationalize, rationalize: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. rationalize: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. rationalize: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. rationalize: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. rationalize: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. rationalize: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. rationalize: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. rationalize: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. rationalize: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. rationalize: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Rationalize: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. rationalize: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. rationalize: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Rationalize: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. rationalize: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. rationalize: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. rationalize: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. rationalize: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. rationalize: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Rationalize: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. rationalize: Glossary of research economics [home, info]
  3. rationalize: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  4. rationalize: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. rationalize: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. rationalize: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. rationalize: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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verb:  structure and run according to rational or scientific principles in order to achieve desired results ("We rationalized the factory's production and raised profits")
verb:  remove irrational quantities from ("This function can be rationalized")
verb:  think rationally; employ logic or reason ("When one wonders why one is doing certain things, one should rationalize")
verb:  weed out unwanted or unnecessary things
verb:  defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning ("Rationalize the child's seemingly crazy behavior")

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