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Definition of 'incumbent'

Noun

  1. the official who holds an office
       Synonyms: officeholder

Adjective

  1. lying or leaning on something else; "an incumbent geological formation"
  2. necessary (for someone) as a duty or responsibility; morally binding; "it is incumbent on them to pay their own debts"
  3. currently holding an office; "the incumbent governor"


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