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Synonyms of superposition

Noun


1. superposition, deposition, deposit

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

2. principle of superposition, superposition principle, superposition, principle, rule

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

3. superposition, placement, location, locating, position, positioning, emplacement

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

4. superposition, placement, location, locating, position, positioning, emplacement

usage: the placement of one thing on top of another

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