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Overview of noun superposition

The noun superposition has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. superposition

((geology) the deposition of one geological stratum on another)

2. principle of superposition, superposition principle, superposition

((geology) the principle that in a series of stratified sedimentary rocks the lowest stratum is the oldest)

3. superposition

((geometry) the placement of one object ideally in the position of another one in order to show that the two coincide)

4. superposition

(the placement of one thing on top of another) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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