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Etymology : escalator
Function : noun

1: Opposed to the elevator (that mostly divides) , the escalator accommodates and combines
flow and creates fluid transitions between separate levels. Eventually, it blurs any distinctions between individual spaces.
Along with the air-conditioning, had a great impact in the history of shopping. [1]
2: A power-driven set of stairs arranged like an endless belt that ascend or descend continuously . [merriam webster dictionary definition]

**Associated words **
shopalization air conditioning ulterior-spaces



2. Harvard Design School Guide to Shopping
Harvard Design School Project on the City , Rem Koolhaas, 2002
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