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Physical objects > Built environment
Places > Environment > Built environment

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Built environment  


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  • This concept classifies structures, simple or complex, regardless of their size, duration of construction or use, that are attached or embedded in the ground and cannot be moved without irreversible damage.


  • Narrower term examples: “single built works”, “complexes”, “infrastructure”, “residential areas”.

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