incentive


incentive
incentive [in sent′iv]
adj.
[ME < LL incentivum < neut. pp. of L incinere, to sing < in-, in, on + canere, to sing: see CHANT]
stimulating one to take action, work harder, etc.; encouraging; motivating
n.
something that stimulates one to take action, work harder, etc.; stimulus; encouragement

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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