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Meaning of SUPERPOSE

Pronunciation:  `soopu'powz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  place on top of; "can you superimpose the two images?"
  2. [v]  place (one geometric figure) upon another so that their perimeters coincide
 

SUPERPOSE is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: lay over, superimpose
 
 See Also: develop, lay, place, pose, position, put, set

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Su`per*pose"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Superposed}; p.
pr. & vb. n. {Superposing}.] [F. superposer. See {Super-},
and {Pose}.]
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.

 

 

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