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Incumbent
(adj) current occupant of an office; binding. Origin: L in-, in + cubare, to lie => 'to lie upon' => 'currently sitting upon a chair' The new incumbent in the college Principal's office had a totally different style of functioning from his predecessor. It was incumbent upon the eldest son of the family to be the breadwinner for the family after his father's untimely death.