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Definition 1: (law) an explanation of the fundamental reasons (especially an explanation of the working of some device in terms of laws of nature) - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where rationale or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the rationale for capital punishment
  • the principles of internal-combustion engines

Synonyms for rationale in the sense of this definition

(rationale is a kind of ...) thought that makes something comprehensible

(... is a kind of rationale ) a rationale for dialectical materialism based on change through the conflict of opposing forces

(rationale belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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