Rationality Ra`tion*al"i*ty (r[a^]sh"[u^]n*[a^]l"[i^]*t[y^]; 277), n.; pl. {-ties} (-t[i^]z). [F. rationalit['e], or L. rationalitas.] The quality or state of being rational; agreement with reason; possession of reason; due exercise of reason; reasonableness. [1913 Webster]

When God has made rationality the common portion of mankind, how came it to be thy inclosure? --Gov. of Tongue. [1913 Webster]

Well-directed intentions, whose rationalities will never bear a rigid examination. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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