ratiocinative adj : based on exact thinking;
"one's ratiocinative powers"
- Pertaining to reasoning; rational.
- Characterized by, or addicted to, ratiocination; consisting
in the comparison of propositions or facts, and the deduction of
inferences from the comparison; argumentative; as, a
ratiocinative process. (Webster's Dictionary)
Quotations1888: Only those who realise how far Intuition
soars above the tardy processes of ratiocinative thought can form
the faintest conception...— H.P. Blavatsky,The Secret
Doctrine, Vol I, p.1 (Theosophical University Press) 1957:
bloodthirsty interest in the ratiocinative faculty —
Lawrence Durrell, Justine, p.80 (Faber)