2. [syn: superimpose, superpose, lay over]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Superpose \Su`per*pose"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Superposed; p.
pr. & vb. n. Superposing.] [F. superposer. See Super-,
1. To lay upon, as one kind of rock on another.
2. (Geom.) To lay (a figure) upon another in such a manner
that all the parts of the one coincide with the parts of
the other; as, to superpose one plane figure on another.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
v 1: place (one geometric figure) upon another so that their
2: place on top of; "can you superimpose the two images?" [syn:
superimpose, superpose, lay over]