[ in-kruh-men-tl-iz-uhm, ing- ]
/ ˌɪn krəˈmɛn tlˌɪz əm, ˌɪŋ- /
a policy of making changes, especially social changes, by degrees; gradualism.
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Will we be destined to witness endless partisan brinksmanship and “small-ball” incrementalism?Obama’s Nightmare: Reelected in 2012 but Republicans Take the Senate|Thomas E. Cronin|December 29, 2011|DAILY BEAST