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inc.1

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engraved.
Origin of inc.1
< Latin incīsus

inc.2

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including.
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  • K next row, increasing in each st. P back (when increasing, inc on 2nd st from ends).

  • Ch 1, turn, work 12 rows of s c. On 13th row, inc in every 7th st across row.

  • Shi keltuind el toate, c'a fkut foamete mare intr' ac'ea car: shi el a inc'eput a se lipsi.

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  • inc in every 2nd row until you have 78 sts (86 sts, size 1), or desired length to crotch.

  • inc in same manner every inch, until cape measures 11 inches from end of yoke.

  • Continue to inc inside of borders every row and above previous increases every other row, thruout collar, until you have 10 rows.

British Dictionary definitions for inc

inc.

abbreviation
1.
included
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including

Inc.

abbreviation
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incorporated Brit equivalent Ltd
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Word Origin and History for inc

Inc.

U.S. abbreviation of Incorporated in company names (equivalent of British Ltd.), first attested 1904.

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inc in Technology


/ink/ increment, i.e. increase by one. Especially used by assembly programmers, as many assembly languages have an "inc" mnemonic.
Antonym: dec.
[Jargon File]

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Related Abbreviations for inc

inc.

1.
including
2.
income
3.
incomplete
4.
increase

Inc.

Incorporated
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