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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.
A mid-rise building.
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1. (of a building) moderately high, usu. of five to ten stories.n.
2. a mid-rise building.
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