[in-kruh-men-tl, ing-] /ˌɪn krəˈmɛn tl, ˌɪŋ-/
increasing or adding on, especially in a regular series:
small, incremental tax hikes.
of, relating to, using, or rising by increments
1715, from increment + -al (1). Related: Incrementally.
- Incremental plotter
noun 1. a device that plots graphs on paper from computer-generated instructions See also microfilm plotter
- Incremental recorder
noun 1. (computing) a device for recording data as it is generated, usually on paper tape or magnetic tape, and feeding it into a computer
noun, Prosody. 1. repetition, with variation, of a refrain or other part of a poem, especially a ballad.
[in-kres-uh nt] /ɪnˈkrɛs ənt/ adjective 1. increasing or waxing, as the moon. /ɪnˈkrɛsənt/ adjective 1. (esp of the moon) increasing in size; waxing