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Old July 16th, 2012, 02:49 PM   #41
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Old July 16th, 2012, 05:23 PM   #42
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What do we call a skyline that's not really a skyline, but more an ocean of tall buildings, like in this one:

How about Sao Paulo?
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Old July 16th, 2012, 08:02 PM   #43
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Old July 25th, 2012, 12:51 AM   #44
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Old July 25th, 2012, 01:01 AM   #45
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Skyflat or skyplane?
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Old July 27th, 2012, 12:30 AM   #46
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Looks like a Jenga Tower to me!

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Old July 27th, 2012, 12:33 PM   #47
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What would be the name of two skyscrapers connected by a bridge? I know the bridge itself is called a "skyway" but could there be an actual name for the connected buildings? Would they still be defined as "twin towers"? I came up with "combi-scrapers" and "uni-scrapers" but they don't immediately remind me of buildings linked by a bridge. The inspiration for my question occurred after discovering a wikimedia page with the title:
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Old July 27th, 2012, 08:13 PM   #48
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What would be the name of two skyscrapers connected by a bridge? I know the bridge itself is called a "skyway" but could there be an actual name for the connected buildings? Would they still be defined as "twin towers"? I came up with "combi-scrapers" and "uni-scrapers" but they don't immediately remind me of buildings linked by a bridge. The inspiration for my question occurred after discovering a wikimedia page with the title:
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Old July 29th, 2012, 09:07 AM   #49
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A skyscraper city or a concrete jungle?
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Old July 30th, 2012, 07:10 PM   #50
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^ I came up with "high-rise mush" for that one
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