English adjective: rational
|1.||rational consistent with or based on or using reason|
A process of rational inference.
|Similar||coherent, demythologised, demythologized, intelligent, logical, lucid, reasonable, reasoning, sane, thinking|
|See also||logical, reasonable, sane, sensible|
|2.||rational of or associated with or requiring the use of the mind|
The triumph of the rational over the animal side of man.
|3.||rational capable of being expressed as a quotient of integers|
|Domain category||math, mathematics, maths|
|4.||rational having its source in or being guided by the intellect (as distinguished from experience or emotion)|
|Samples||A rational analysis.|
English noun: rational
|1.||rational (quantity) an integer or a fraction|
|Broader (hypernym)||real, real number|