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rationalize

[′rash·ən·əl‚īz]
(mathematics)
To carry out operations on an algebraic equation that remove radicals containing the varible.
To multiply the numerator and denominator of a fraction by a quantity that removes the radicals in the denominator.
To make a substitution in an integral that removes the radicals in the integrand.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Lagman agreed with Garma that 'there is a need to rationalize your tax obligation.'
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These include Package 2 Plus, which includes a bill on the mining fiscal regime, Package 3 on property valuation, and Package 4, which aims to rationalize the tax system on capital income and financial instruments.
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Continued growth of this annual consumption rate of between 4-5% in the coming years, will double the current level by the year 2030, unless measures to rationalize, raise the efficiency of consumption and improve production efficiency, are taken and applied.
These measures will continue as the current situation requires everyone to join hands as covering the deficit is a joint responsibility.' Efforts to rationalize expenditure are going on, he continued.
According to source the cost of land compensation and other expenditures are doubtful and Wapda has been asked to rationalize the overall cost.