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Superimposition

Placing one classical order above another; generally placing the simpler orders at the bottom and the increasingly ornate orders above.
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This unique personal display enables hands-free access to information such as diagrams, instrumentation, maintenance records, moving maps and interactive training manuals, superimposing the information on the user's view and creating "augmented vision.
Superimposing the two molecules, the buckyball's 60 atoms would match up with the boron compound's 60 faces, while each of the 32 boron atoms would fall smack in the middle of the faces formed by the buckyball's carbon atoms, says Lipscomb.
The projector is outfitted with a host of anti-theft functions including a security lock, user password protection, control panel lock and text superimposing.
To these cuts she added other lines, made with either blue or black grease pencil, thereby superimposing on something perdurable--the carved lines--an element that is more spontaneous, almost aleatory, and that is barely hinted at with a lightly drawn stroke.