[OSM-dev] carto 0.16.0 released

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sat Apr 16 05:50:09 UTC 2016



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> Il giorno 15 apr 2016, alle ore 09:24, Oleksiy Muzalyev <oleksiy.muzalyev at bluewin.ch> ha scritto:
> 
> RADIO/TELEVISION 2. a tall metal pole used to support an AERIAL for radio or television signals: a television/radio mast
> 
> for the word "tower" meaning No.2
> a tall, usually metal structure used for broadcasting: a radio/transmission tower.


do you notice that the mast version writes about a "pole"?


> 
> Google search of "radio mast", "radio tower", "television mast", "television tower", etc. gives each millions of results with similar images. It seems that the words "mast" and "tower" are interchangeable.


-1, there might be edge cases that can be described with both words, but many can not.



> The article in English Wikipedia is called: "Radio masts and towers": https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radio_masts_and_towers


and if someone writes an article about "life and death" that's both the same state? This article puts both types in one article because it doesn't care about the shape but about the function (radio transmission)


cheers,
Martin 


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