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rationale
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
the reasons for doing or believing something
  • That is the rationale of the system of charging which has hitherto obtained; and nothing is more offensive than this ostentation of reform, where there is no real amelioration.
    Book 5 — The Dead Hand (16% in)

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