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Old 04-12-2006, 11:44 AM   #1
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Title "Meritorious Rationaliser Of The Azerbaijan SSR".

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How exactly would you earn that award? For coming up with new arguments as to why communism is superior to capitalism?:confused:
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Webster's definition of rationalization

Webster's definition of rationalize:

"to apply the principles of scientific management to (as an industry or its operations) for a desired result (as increased efficiency)"

Rationalize is the verb, rationalization is the noun.

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A-ha. Never heard of this meaning--perhaps because it is a "chiefly British" use (so says American Heritage Dictionary).
In any event, thanks for setting me straight.
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