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  9. commercial buildings
  10. mercantile buildings
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Scope note
Cairene commercial buildings offering lodging, storage, and commercial space for merchants and sometimes serving as brokerage houses; similar to khans and often built with unconnected housing above.
Accepted term: 08-Jul-2024