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Definition of Rationalize

Rationalize
Rationalize Ra"tion*al*ize, v. i. To use, and rely on, reason in forming a theory, belief, etc., especially in matters of religion: to accord with the principles of rationalism. Theodore . . . is just considered the chief rationalizing doctor of antiquity. --J. H. Newman.
Rationalize
Rationalize Ra"tion*al*ize, v. t. 1. To make rational; also, to convert to rationalism. 2. To interpret in the manner of a rationalist. 3. To form a rational conception of. 4. (Alg.) To render rational; to free from radical signs or quantities.

Meaning of Rationalize from wikipedia

- Rationalization may refer to: Rationalization (economics), an attempt to change an ad hoc workflow into one based on published rules; also, jargon for...
- In psychology rationalization or rationalisation is a defense mechanism in which controversial behaviors or feelings are justified and explained in a...
- In sociology, rationalization (or rationalisation) is the replacement of traditions, values, and emotions as motivators for behavior in society with concepts...
- In game theory, rationalizability is a solution concept. The general idea is to provide the weakest constraints on players while still requiring that...
- In economics, rationalization is an attempt to change a pre-existing ad hoc workflow into one that is based on a set of published rules. There is a tendency...
- The Planck constant, or Planck's constant, is a fundamental physical constant denoted h {\displaystyle h} , and is of fundamental importance in quantum...
- In elementary algebra, root rationalisation is a process by which radicals in the denominator of an algebraic fraction are eliminated. If the denominator...
- Democratic rationalization is term used by Andrew Feenberg in his article "Subversive Rationalization: Technology, Power and Democracy with technology...
- "vulgarized forms of physical anthropology, genetics, and eugenics to rationalize ideas of national superiority and destiny, of degeneracy and subhumanness"...
- Choice-supportive bias or post-purchase rationalization is the tendency to retroactively ascribe positive attributes to an option one has selected and/or...