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rate

1. 
a. a price or charge with reference to a standard or scale
b. (as modifier): a rate card
2. a charge made per unit for a commodity, service, etc.
3. a wage calculated against a unit of time

rate

[rāt]
(science and technology)
The amount of change of some quantity during a time interval divided by the length of the time interval.
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in his famous treatise of 1785, Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten (Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals), Kant is certain that experience will not help establish laws of morality: "Mann konnte auch der Sittlichkeit nicht ubler raten, als wenn man sie von Beispielen entlehnen wollte" (408; Worse service cannot be rendered morality than that an attempt be made to derive it from examples [20]).
Goethe's patronizing advice to Runge, published in the Jena Allgemeine Literatur-Zeitung, culminates in the following admonition: "Wit raten dem Verfasser ein ernstes Studium des Altertums und der Natur, im Sinne der Alten" (16) [we recommend that the entrant undertake a serious study of antiquity and of nature, on the lines of the ancients].
The conjugation of tragen is identical to that of graben, schlagen, and fahren and that of schlafen to blasen and raten.