Thesaurus / increment
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Most blankets come in increments of five pounds, with the most popular weights being 15, 20, and 25 pounds.
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Brooks hoped inserting him into the starting lineup was one solution to get Bertans more minutes — and opportunities — but in shorter increments.
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What these spiders have evolved isn’t a loading-dock pulley with a wheel, but attaching a sequence of silk strands gives the tiny animals their own way of lifting heavy burdens in little increments.
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The reason so much of South Carolina’s allocation has gone unused, she said, is that the state had set aside the entire amount needed for long-term-care facilities rather than parceling that out in increments, as other states have done.
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Whenever he signs anything — even a monthly check to a utility company — he holds it up and pivots in 45-degree increments in front of photographers.
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The transportation projects will be financed by $270 million of state and federal money, as well as tax increment financing in which future local development will pay the costs for construction.
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On these scales numbers don’t increase in equal increments, but jump up by a set factor each time, most commonly a factor of 10.
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If you don’t care as much about precision, you can get the Ozeri ZK14-S scale for less than half the price of the LB-3000—it measures in 1-gram increments.
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Dash cams typically record video files in segments of three to five minutes, creating a new file at each increment, for easy file navigation and to keep file sizes down for more convenient transferring.
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Every bit of new fossil fuel exploration and development, every new mine or well, is an increment of carbon lock-in.
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WORDS RELATED TO INCREMENT
- piling up
- stacking up
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