And here I found the last piece of my narrative, in the British special-forces capability known as “The increment.”
There is some increment there that we make possible that would not otherwise be there.
Every increment in the St. Louis traffic, moreover, was surely theirs for ever.
An increment of growth so minute as a millionth part of a mm.
Taking the increment values of land is, therefore, not so discriminative as it appears at first glance.
This extra product can be attributed entirely to the increment of labor.
This vessel is weighed with a counterpoise and hence only the increment in weight is recorded.
All this increment should come to our nation and not go to any other.
The yearly increment holds fairly steady at four per cent., which is as large as that of any country in the world.
Washington's wealth was due in part to inheritance and a fortunate marriage, but most of all to the increment on land.
mid-15c., "act or process of increasing," from Latin incrementum "growth, increase; an addition," from stem of increscere "to grow in or upon" (see increase). Meaning "amount of increase" first attested 1630s.
increment in·cre·ment (ĭn'krə-mənt, ĭng'-)
The process of increasing in number, size, quantity, or extent.
Something added or gained.
A small positive or negative change in the value of a variable.