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British English: /ˈraʃ(ə)n(ə)lʌɪz/
American English: /ˈræʃənlˌaɪz/
, /ˈræʃnəˌlaɪz/

Translation of rationalize in German:

transitive verb

  • 2 (explain by rationalism)rationalize away
    rationalistisch erklären

intransitive verb

  • 1
    Scheinbegründungen finden
  • 2 (be a rationalist)
    rational denken/handeln

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