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Synonyms for superposition
ˌsu pər pəˈzɪʃ ənsu·per·po·si·tion

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. superpositionnoun

    (geology) the deposition of one geological stratum on another

    Synonyms:
    principle of superposition, superposition principle

  2. principle of superposition, superposition principle, superpositionnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    principle of superposition, superposition principle

  3. superpositionnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    principle of superposition, superposition principle

  4. superpositionnoun

    the placement of one thing on top of another

    Synonyms:
    principle of superposition, superposition principle

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "superposition":

    overlay, superimposition, layering, overlap

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  1. Terry Sabaka:

    The magnetic field is actually a superposition of fields from many current sources.


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