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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incrementaladjective

    increasing gradually by regular degrees or additions

    "lecturers enjoy...steady incremental growth in salary"


  1. incrementaladjective

    Pertaining to an increment.

  2. incrementaladjective

    Occurring over a series of gradual increments, or small steps.


  1. incremental

    Incremental refers to a process that occurs gradually in small stages, parts, or increases. It's a method of making changes or advancements bit by bit, rather than in one large leap. In various fields such as business, technology, and finance, an incremental approach is often applied to implement strategies, improve systems, or measure growth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Incrementaladjective

    pertaining to, or resulting from, the process of growth; as, the incremental lines in the dentine of teeth

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of incremental in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of incremental in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of incremental in a Sentence

  1. The US:

    And I think we need to move in very big bites, we are not looking to have incremental steps as a key driver of this process.

  2. Tracy Hopkins:

    Interest rates are so low that any incremental yield is a welcome thing for investors.

  3. Jonathan Schanzer:

    The right move is to pursue these designations in the less-politicized Treasury process in a way that is incremental and pragmatic. From there, additional affiliates can be added.

  4. De Mistura:

    ( There is) disappointment, frustration indeed, particularly in this period when we are expecting incremental improvements in reaching places which are besieged.

  5. Sara Clemens:

    It’s incremental by design.

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