superimpose

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su·per·im·pose / ˌsoōpərimˈpōz/ • v. [tr.] place or lay (one thing) over another, typically so that both are still evident: the number will appear on the screen, superimposed on a flashing button| [as adj.] (superimposed) different stone tools were found in superimposed layers. DERIVATIVES: su·per·im·pos·a·ble adj. su·per·im·po·si·tion / -ˌimpəˈzishən/ n.