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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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I see parents with the best and most loving intentions superimposing adult values on their children.
The programs work on pictures taken with digital cameras or on photos shot on film and scanned into digital form, and they'll let you make red-eyed relatives look human again, touch up a picture's blemishes, brighten faded colors, recrop, and even make more-creative changes--like superimposing your pet collie's head over Uncle Charlie's face.
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.
This unique personal display enables hands-free access to such information diagrams, instrumentation, maintenance records, moving maps and interactive training manuals, superimposing the information on the user's view and creating "augmented vision.