titular

as in nominal
being something in name or form only he's the titular head of the department, though it's the assistant managers who largely run things around here

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“Titular.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/titular. Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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