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progressive
used in Flowers for Algernon

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Definition
favoring political change or new ideas (typically associated with liberal causes); or a person with such beliefs

or:

gradually getting more severe — as of a disease or other condition

or:

gradually advancing (making progress)
  • there are also strong indications of progressive amnesia.
    4 -- June (29% in)
progressive = gradually getting more severe
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