[OSM-talk] map features: shop items look strange andsupermarket should also be moved here?!?

Lars Aronsson lars at aronsson.se
Wed Jul 11 00:56:30 BST 2007

Corey Burger wrote:

> Both refer to pretty much any store you can walk into and is used from
> frequently in North America, as where as shop is a more UK-specific
> term. The other issue is that shop is both a noun and a verb, as where
> as retail can only be a noun.

But repair shops don't necessary do retail, do they?
I'm not a native English speaker, but the Swedish translation of 
retail suggests a business that buys things and resells them.
I'm not sure if carwash counts as that.  Are bank offices included 
in "retail"?

  Lars Aronsson (lars at aronsson.se)
  Aronsson Datateknik - http://aronsson.se

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