Sentence Examples


  • Reason is called common sense to distinguish it from ratiocination with uses logic and rational reasoning.
  • In formal logic the drawing of inferences is frequently called ratiocination.
  • The term syllogism has been extended to cover certain forms of ratiocination which are not based on categorical propositions.
  • He went too far and fast for even such a Federalist disbeliever in democracy as Gouverneur Morris; who, to Hamilton's assertion that democracy must be cast out to save the country, replied that " such necessity cannot be shown by a political ratiocination.