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su·per·im·pose

superimpose

 
 
pronunciation:
su pr ihm poz
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: superimposes, superimposing, superimposed
definition: to set or lay on top of or above something.
We superimposed a grid on the original map.They have tried to superimpose a new culture on the old one.
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derivation: superimposition (n.)
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