increment

  • 1 incrément — [ ɛ̃kremɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1738 en math.; repris XXe; angl. increment, lat. incrementum ♦ Sc. Augmentation minimale d une variable prenant des valeurs discrètes. ⇒aussi 1. pas. Inform. Quantité dont on accroît une variable à chaque cycle d une boucle… …

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  • 2 increment — INCREMÉNT, incrementuri, s.n. (Rar) Creştere, adaos, spor. [pl. şi: incremente] – Din lat. incrementum. Trimis de valeriu, 21.07.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  incremént s. n., pl. increménturi Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic … …

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  • 3 Increment — In cre*ment, n. [L. incrementum: cf. F. incr[ e]ment. See {Increase}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act or process of increasing; growth in bulk, guantity, number, value, or amount; augmentation; enlargement. [1913 Webster] The seminary that furnisheth… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 increment — I noun accretion, addition, augmentation, boost, enlargement, expansion, extension, gain, growth, increase, incrementum, raise, rise, supplement, surge associated concepts: unearned increment II index accretion …

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  • 5 increment — in‧cre‧ment [ˈɪŋkrmənt] noun [countable] 1. HUMAN RESOURCES an amount that is regularly added to someone s pay: • Automatic pay increments based on length of service will be abolished. 2. STATISTICS the amount by which a number, value etc… …

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  • 6 increment — [in′krə mənt, iŋ′krə mənt] n. [ME < L incrementum < base of increscere, to INCREASE] 1. the fact of becoming greater or larger; increase; gain; growth 2. a) amount of increase [an annual increment of $300 in salary] b) an increase, usually… …

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  • 7 Increment — (v. lat.), 1) Zunahme; 2) Wachsthum; 3) die endliche Veränderung einer veränderlichen additiven od. subtractiven Größe, od. einer fallenden Reihe, s. Differenz 2) …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 Increment — Increment, lat. dtsch., Wachsthum; bei den engl. Mathematikern endliche Veränderung einer veränderl. Größe, was wir Differenz derselben nennen …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 9 increment — (n.) mid 15c., act or process of increasing, from L. incrementum growth, increase; an addition, from stem of increscere to grow in or upon (see INCREASE (Cf. increase)). Meaning amount of increase first attested 1630s …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 increment — accretion, *addition, accession …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 increment — [n] small step toward gain accession, accretion, accrual, accrument, addition, advancement, augmentation, enlargement, increase, profit, raise, rise, supplement; concepts 763,780 Ant. decrease, loss …

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  • 12 increment — ► NOUN ▪ an increase or addition, especially one of a series on a fixed scale. DERIVATIVES incremental adjective incrementally adverb. ORIGIN Latin incrementum, from increscere increase …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 Increment — An increment is an increase of some amount, either fixed or variable. For example one s salary may have a fixed annual increment or one based on a percentage of its current value. A decrease is called a decrement. Increment or incremental may… …

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  • 14 increment — [[t]ɪ̱nkrɪmənt[/t]] increments 1) N COUNT: oft N in/of n An increment in something or in the value of something is an amount by which it increases. [FORMAL] The average yearly increment in labour productivity in industry was 4.5 per cent... Each… …

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  • 15 increment — n. an increment in (an increment in salary) * * * [ ɪŋkrɪmənt] an increment in (an increment in salary) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 incrément — (in kré man) s. m. Ancien terme du calcul des fluxions ou calcul différentiel. La quantité infiniment petite dont croît une quantité. •   Newton a montré le premier que l incrément naissant d une quantité mathématique est moindre que la plus… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 17 increment — UK [ˈɪŋkrɪmənt] / US [ˈɪŋkrəmənt] noun [countable] Word forms increment : singular increment plural increments one in a series of increases in amount or value, especially a regular increase in pay annual increments …

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  • 18 increment — prieaugis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. increase; increment vok. Inkrement, n; Zunahme, f; Zuwachs, m rus. приращение, n; прирост, m pranc. accroissement, m; incrément, m ryšiai: sinonimas – inkrementas …

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  • 20 increment — prieaugis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. increase; increment vok. Zunahme, f; Zuwachs, m rus. приращение, n; прирост, m pranc. accroissement, m; incrément, m …

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