noun, plural in·cum·ben·cies for 2–5.
- the quality or state of being incumbent.
- the position or term of an incumbent.
- something that is incumbent.
- a duty or obligation: my incumbencies as head of the organization.
- Archaic. an incumbent weight or mass.
noun plural -cies
- the state or quality of being incumbent
- the office, duty, or tenure of an incumbent