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When applied to changesets, this tag indicates that the change was made as part of an automated edit. But its use on objects themself does not really make sense. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: changeset
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)may be used on changesets
Status: deprecated

mechanical is a tag applied to boundary data in Colombia (see ) in 2012 (see )

It is unclear why it was added (see say )

This tag makes sense when applied to changesets, see ChangesetKey:mechanical

See also