[in-kruh-men-tl-iz-uhm, ing-]
a policy of making changes, especially social changes, by degrees; gradualism.

1965–70; incremental + -ism

incrementalist, noun, adjective Unabridged
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They also advocated a plan for broad change and rejected incrementalism.
Some health-reform purists will scoff at such incrementalism.
Practice creeping incrementalism rather than pushing projects through
Unfortunately, an approach based on incrementalism will not serve the investing
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