[Tagging] Are addresses features or attributes?

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 19 16:42:37 UTC 2013

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On Fri, Jul 19, 2013 at 5:13 PM, Pieren <pieren3 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Not for me. I think the address is a "feature" by ifself, not an
> attribute of other features (like 'name').

I want to know what do people think about addresses.

1. Are addresses features as Pieren suggests? Thus addresses should be
mapped separately or at least tagged singularly on the primary object that
represents the address.

2. Or are addresses attributes (like names) of POIs, buildings, and the
like? In which case, it would be OK if many POIs are mapped with the same
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