Meaning of “titular” in the English Dictionary

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"titular" in British English

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titularadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈtɪtʃ.ə.lər/ us /ˈtɪtʃ.ə.lɚ/

having the title of a position but not the responsibilities, duties, or power; in name only:

It is already agreed that Mr Alfonso Escamez will be the titular head of the new bank.

(Definition of “titular” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)