Meaning of SUPERPOSITION in English

SUPERPOSITION

/sooh'peuhr peuh zish"euhn/ , n. Geol.

the order in which sedimentary strata are superposed one above another. Cf. law of superposition .

[ 1790-1800; superposition; see SUPER-, POSITION ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .