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incrementaladjective

uk   /ˌɪŋ.krəˈmen.təl/  us   /-t̬əl/
(Definition of incremental from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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incrementaladjective

uk   us   /ˌɪnkrəˈmentəl/
happening gradually, in a ​series of ​smallamounts: We ​plan to make incremental ​improvements to our existing ​products. The ​systemrequiresfundamentalreform rather than incremental ​change.
HR relating to a ​system in which ​employees receive a ​regularincrease in the ​amount they are ​paid: Staff receive incremental ​payincreases as they ​improve their ​knowledge and ​expertise. There are incremental ​scales for the various ​grades of ​staff.
ACCOUNTING relating to the ​extraprofit or ​income that comes from something such as a new ​businessactivity: The ​companygenerates incremental ​revenue through new ​contracts.
incrementally
adverb /ˌɪŋkrəˈmentəli/  us /-ṱəl-/
It is possible to ​negotiate a ​paymentprogram to ​cover late ​taxes incrementally.
(Definition of incremental from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “incremental”
in Chinese (Simplified) 增加的, 递增的, 小的…
in Turkish azar azar artan/çoğalan/biriken…
in Russian возрастающий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 增加的, 遞增的, 小的…
in Polish stopniowy…
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