incrementalism

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noun in·cre·men·tal·ism \ˌiŋ-krə-ˈmen-tə-ˌli-zəm\

Definition of incrementalism

  1. :  a policy or advocacy of a policy of political or social change by degrees :  gradualism

incrementalist

play \ˌiŋ-krə-ˈmen-tə-list\ noun

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First Known Use of incrementalism

1966


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