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 for kiosk
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Kiosk \Ki*osk"\, n. [Turk. kiushk, ki["o]shk, Per. k?shk.]
     A Turkish open summer house or pavilion, supported by
     2. A light ornamental structure used as a news stand, band
        stand, etc.
        [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
     3. A small roofed structure, typically located on a sidewalk
        and sometimes in a parking lot, with one or more open
        sides, used to vend merchandise, such as newspapers or
        beverages, or services, such as key duplication or film
        developing. --(MW10 s. 2)

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: small area set off by walls for special use [syn: booth,
           cubicle, stall, kiosk]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  32 Moby Thesaurus words for "kiosk":
     Nissen hut, Quonset hut, alcove, arbor, booth, bower, conservatory,
     crib, gatehouse, gazebo, glasshouse, greenhouse, hut, hutch,
     lathhouse, lean-to, news kiosk, newsstand, outbuilding, outhouse,
     pavilion, pergola, retreat, sentry box, shack, shanty, shed, stall,
     stand, summerhouse, tollbooth, tollhouse

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

     A stall set up in a public place where one can obtain
     information, e.g. tourist information.  The information may be
     provided by a human or by a computer.  In the latter case, the
     data may be stored locally (e.g. on CD-ROM) or accessed via
     a network using some kind of distributed information retreival
     system such as Gopher or web.

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