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superimpose

verb [T] uk   /ˌsuː.pə.rɪmˈpəʊz/  us   /-pɚ.ɪmˈpoʊz/
to put especially a picture, words, etc. on top of something else, especially another picture, words, etc., so that what is in the lower position can still be seen, heard, etc.: The book cover had a picture of a dove superimposed on a battle scene.
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