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mid-rise

(mĭd′rīz′)
adj.
1.
a. Relating to or being a building of moderate height, having usually more than three and less than eight stories.
b. Having or characterized by mid-rise buildings: a mid-rise neighborhood.
2. Of or relating to pants with a waistline that rests just above the hips.
n.
A mid-rise building.

mid-rise

(ˈmɪdˌraɪz)

adj.
1. (of a building) moderately high, usu. of five to ten stories.
n.
2. a mid-rise building.
[1965–70]
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