[Tagging] Canopy Walkways
andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk
Fri Aug 21 18:51:14 UTC 2020
On Fri, 21 Aug 2020 at 15:03, Martin Koppenhoefer
<dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
> sent from a phone
> > On 21. Aug 2020, at 15:18, Andy Mabbett <andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk> wrote:
> > That's a tautology (consider: footway=walkway)
> it is not a tautology, it’s a subtype
[We were discussing the suggestion: footway=canopy_walkway ]
What type of footway is not a walkway?
What type of walkway is not a footway?
The two terms are synonyms; using them twice is therefore a tautology.
> > or better:
> > footway=treetop
> suggests the top of trees,
That is not how the term is used in (British, at least) English, as a
Google or similar search for "treetop" will show.
> i.e. would be less suitable for raised walkways in the middle or lower part of trees, wouldn’t it?
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