- to impose, place, or set over, above, or on something else.
- to put or join as an addition (usually followed by on or upon).
- Movies, Television. to print (an image) over another image so that both are seen at once: The credits were superimposed over the opening scene.
Origin of superimpose
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- to set or place on or over something else
- (usually foll by on or upon) to add (to)
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Word Origin and History for superimposable
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