rational formula


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ra·tion·al for·mu·la

chemistry a formula that indicates the constitution as well as the composition of a substance.

ra·tion·al for·mu·la

(rash'ŭn-ăl fōrm'yū-lă)
chemistry a formula that indicates the constitution as well as the composition of a substance.
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The situation was something that really exceeded rational formulas for conduct and demanded more than the cold conclusions of reason.
The new government then came up with a more rational formula that fixed the price of natural gas at USD 5.05 per mmBtu to save the day for consumers as well as the power and fertiliser sectors.
This proves that the margins need to be reworked to arrive at a rational formula. The actual cost given above make it even more important to revise the mechanism of price increase in hardship cases or where "Cost Plus formula" is to be used.
According to the two-dimensional fitting analysis, a three-dimensional rational formula was introduced with the following expression: