Both are described there as a free-standing, roofed structure, usually open or to be opened all around.
According to information from home improvement websites, a Gazebo is usually octagonal or oval, has no walls, a fixed roof, and usually the prominent “second half-story” on the roof. A gazebo probably also usually has a good view. A Gazebo in my understand would looks like these: Image 1 or Image 2
In contrast, a pavilion is probably mostly rectangular, with no walls and equally fixed roof. A pavilion would be like this
What is your opinion on when to select which value for the tag and in what ways we could improve the wiki pages to describe the differences between them?
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