Definition of Ratiocination in English :

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1. conclusion, ratiocination

the proposition arrived at by logical reasoning (such as the proposition that must follow from the major and minor premises of a syllogism)

2. ratiocination

logical and methodical reasoning

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to think or argue logically and methodically; reason

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verb intransitiveWord forms: ˌratiˈociˌnated or ˌratiˈociˌnating
to think or argue logically; reason

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intr.v. ra·ti·oc·i·nat·ed, ra·ti·oc·i·nat·ing, ra·ti·oc·i·nates
To reason methodically and logically.

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