Definition: A set of bit vectors such that no vector is a subset of a bitwise or of a small number of others.
Piotr Indyk, Deterministic Superimposed Coding with Applications to Pattern Matching, Proc. 38th FOCS, pages 127-136, IEEE, 1997.
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Paul E. Black, "superimposed code", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Paul E. Black, ed., U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology. 11 July 2005. (accessed TODAY) Available from: http://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/superimposedCode.html