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su·per·im·pose

 (so͞o′pər-ĭm-pōz′)
tr.v. su·per·im·posed, su·per·im·pos·ing, su·per·im·pos·es
1. To lay or place (something) on or over something else.
2. To add as a distinct feature, element, or quality: superimposed her own interpretation when she retold the story.

su′per·im·pos′a·ble adj.
su′per·im′po·si′tion (-ĭm′pə-zĭsh′ən) n.

superimpose

(ˌsuːpərɪmˈpəʊz)
vb (tr)
1. to set or place on or over something else
2. (usually foll by: on or upon) to add (to)
ˌsuperˌimpoˈsition n

su•per•im•pose

(ˌsu pər ɪmˈpoʊz)

v.t. -posed, -pos•ing.
1. to impose, place, or set over, above, or on something else.
2. to join as an addition.
[1785–95]
su`per•im`po•si′tion (-pəˈzɪʃ ən) n.

superimpose


Past participle: superimposed
Gerund: superimposing

Imperative
superimpose
superimpose
Present
I superimpose
you superimpose
he/she/it superimposes
we superimpose
you superimpose
they superimpose
Preterite
I superimposed
you superimposed
he/she/it superimposed
we superimposed
you superimposed
they superimposed
Present Continuous
I am superimposing
you are superimposing
he/she/it is superimposing
we are superimposing
you are superimposing
they are superimposing
Present Perfect
I have superimposed
you have superimposed
he/she/it has superimposed
we have superimposed
you have superimposed
they have superimposed
Past Continuous
I was superimposing
you were superimposing
he/she/it was superimposing
we were superimposing
you were superimposing
they were superimposing
Past Perfect
I had superimposed
you had superimposed
he/she/it had superimposed
we had superimposed
you had superimposed
they had superimposed
Future
I will superimpose
you will superimpose
he/she/it will superimpose
we will superimpose
you will superimpose
they will superimpose
Future Perfect
I will have superimposed
you will have superimposed
he/she/it will have superimposed
we will have superimposed
you will have superimposed
they will have superimposed
Future Continuous
I will be superimposing
you will be superimposing
he/she/it will be superimposing
we will be superimposing
you will be superimposing
they will be superimposing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been superimposing
you have been superimposing
he/she/it has been superimposing
we have been superimposing
you have been superimposing
they have been superimposing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been superimposing
you will have been superimposing
he/she/it will have been superimposing
we will have been superimposing
you will have been superimposing
they will have been superimposing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been superimposing
you had been superimposing
he/she/it had been superimposing
we had been superimposing
you had been superimposing
they had been superimposing
Conditional
I would superimpose
you would superimpose
he/she/it would superimpose
we would superimpose
you would superimpose
they would superimpose
Past Conditional
I would have superimposed
you would have superimposed
he/she/it would have superimposed
we would have superimposed
you would have superimposed
they would have superimposed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.superimpose - place on top of; "can you superimpose the two images?"
develop - superimpose a three-dimensional surface on a plane without stretching, in geometry
lay, place, put, set, position, pose - put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
Translations
laittaa päälle

superimpose

[ˈsuːpərɪmˈpəʊz] VTsobreponer (on en)

superimpose

[ˌsuːpərɪmˈpəʊz] vtsuperposer
to superimpose sth on sth [+ picture, word] → superposer qch à qch

superimpose

vt to superimpose something on somethingetw auf etw (acc)legen; (Phot) → etw über etw (acc)fotografieren; (Film) → etw über etw (acc)filmen; (Geol) → etw über etw (acc)lagern; (fig)etw mit etw überlagern; by superimposing one image on anotherindem man zwei Bilder aufeinanderlegt; the images were superimposeddie Bilder hatten sich überlagert

superimpose

[ˌsuːprɪmˈpəʊz] vt to superimpose (on)sovrapporre (a)
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