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to increase a sum by a supplement [of a certain figure]. Increment the numbering by ten so that 1, 2, 3 becomes 10, 20, 30. The base number was incremented by 4.
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The grant of such step increments is within the powers of its Board based on Pag-IBIG's Compensation Plan.
He mentioned that the price of a bag of flour has jumped to GHS160 currently, from GHS116 in November last year, representing a 73 percent increment in the last five months and still counting.
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'Any increment on fuel prices will have a direct impact and we expect prices of basic commodities to shoot up.
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Amid the increment, the purchasing power of peso in the region declined to P0.61 from P0.64 a year ago.
General Micro Systems (, a long-time supplier to General Dynamics and a vendor-of-record for three types of commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) computing systems in the WIN-T point-of-presence (PoP) and Soldier Network Extension (SNE), developed a 14-core server/switch/router networking box that would ultimately become the WIN-T Increment 2 solution.
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We supposed that the rotation increment was [theta] and the scanning position number was N, where N[theta] = 180.
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Its advanced explosive ordnance disposal robotic system (AEODRS) program is developing a family of three robots: increment 1, a small backpackable reconnaissance system weighing less than 35 pounds; increment 2, a two-man-portable robot weighing about 165 pounds with an arm, or arms that can help dismantle bombs; and increment 3, a robust 750-pound robot that can pick up heavy unexploded ordnance.
Tax increment financing reserves any increase in property tax revenues within a district to pay for improvements within that district.
In a surprise move, the Delhi government is planning to stop annual increment of principals of around 100 government schools for two years for not keeping their institution premises clean.
EIGHTY-NINE per cent of employees in ministries and government entities have benefited from the annual increment.
Fiona Wachuka said,"I hope that in 2015 we get a salary increment. Some of us have been working for several years and we have been loyal to our company but we have never got an increment.