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There are 5 meanings of the word Rationalisation.

Rationalisation - as a noun

(psychiatry) a defense mechanism by which your true motivation is concealed by explaining your actions and feelings in a way that is not threatening

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The cognitive process of making something seem consistent with or based on reason

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(mathematics) the simplification of an expression or equation by eliminating radicals without changing the value of the expression or the roots of the equation

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The organization of a business according to scientific principles of management in order to increase efficiency

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Systematic organization; the act of organizing something according to a system or a rationale

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Example Sentences

"The company implemented a rationalisation plan to reduce costs."
"The government announced a rationalisation of the tax system."
"She presented a rationalisation for her decision to quit."
"The rationalisation of the manufacturing process led to increased efficiency."
"The layoffs were part of a rationalisation effort to streamline operations."
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Is RATIONALISATION a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, rationalisation is valid for Scrabble UK/EU only
US/CA Invalid UK/EU Valid

RATIONALISATION has a SCRABBLE points total of 15.

Is RATIONALISATION a valid Words With Friends word?
No, rationalisation is NOT valid for Words With Friends
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RATIONALISATION is not a valid Words With Friends word.

Is RATIONALISATION a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, rationalisation is valid for WordFeud
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RATIONALISATION has a WORDFEUD points total of 15.

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