incrementalism

[in-kruh-men-tl-iz-uh m, ing-]

Origin of incrementalism

First recorded in 1965–70; incremental + -ism
Related formsin·cre·men·tal·ist, noun, adjective
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Contemporary Examples of incrementalist

  • She dismissed longtime ally Emanuel as an “incrementalist” and derided his scaled-back approach as “Kiddie Care.”

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