verb (used with object), superimposed, superimposing.
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.

1785–95; super- + impose

superimposition [soo-per-im-puh-zish-uhn] , noun
superimposable, adjective Unabridged
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superimpose (ˌsuːpərɪmˈpəʊz)
vb (usually foll by on or upon)
1.  to set or place on or over something else
2.  to add (to)

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Word Origin & History

1794, from superimposition (1684), from L. superimponere from super- (see super-) + imponere "to place upon," from in- "into" + poser "put, place."
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Example sentences
Simply click on the menu bar and the options will superimpose over your editing window.
You'll need some imagination to superimpose new architecture over the ghostly, graffiti-covered warehouses.
Later, they'll superimpose the images to identify inconsistencies, which
  they'll remove to produce a more accurate rendering.
So, when you superimpose them on top of each other, they have to make a lattice
  mismatch and that causes straying.
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