[in-kruh-men-tl-iz-uh m, ing-]
a policy of making changes, especially social changes, by degrees; gradualism.
Origin of incrementalism
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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.”How Close Is It?
The Daily Beast
March 21, 2010