Yes, Uncle Reub'; ratiocination is a good word in its place.
Its two constituent parts are ratiocination and description.
So, when the steaks were done, we besought him to lay bare his system of ratiocination.
Words seem to be the vehicles rather of ratiocination than of emotion.
To be in love is in a measure to part company with the power of ratiocination.
It consists ...