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### Definition of Rationals

**1.** rational [n] - See also: rational

### Lexicographical Neighbors of Rationals

### Literary usage of Rationals

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

**1.** *The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge* (1918)

"Divide the assemblage of rationals into two classes, A and B, any member a of
... Thus we may form (1) A of 2 and all rationals < 2; or (2) B of 2 and all ..."**2.** *The Encyclopedia Americana: A Universal Reference Library Comprising the ...by Scientific American, inc* by Scientific American, inc (1903)

"Divide the assemblage of rationals into two classes, Л and B, any member a of
... Thus we may form (i^ A of 2 and all rationals < 2 ; or (2) tí of 2 and all ..."**3.** *The Number-system of Algebra: Treated Theoretically and Historically* by Henry Burchard Fine (1890)

"being any sequence of rationals which defines 0, construct a sequence of rationals
au 02, .•• such that <*!— d! is numerically less than ft (§ 30), ..."**4.** *The Continuum, and Other Types of Serial Order: With an Introduction to* by Edward Vermilye Huntington, Georg Cantor (1917)

"The class of all rationals is then composed of three kinds of elements: (1) the
positive rationals, which are absolute rationals affected with the sign + ..."**5.** *The Concept Standard: A Historical Survey of what Men Have Conceived as* by Anne Mary Nicholson (1910)

"Cumberland claims man's essential socially, and lays down the rule " that all
rationals should aim at the common good of all" as the supreme rule of ..."