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 (mŭl′tĭ-stôr′ē) also mul·ti·sto·ried (-stôr′ēd)
Having several stories: a multistory hotel.
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(ˌmʌl tɪˈstɔr i, -ˈstoʊr i)

or mul•ti•sto•ried

(-ˈstɔr id, -ˈstoʊr id)

(of a building) having several or many stories.
[1915–20; multi- + story2]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.multistory - having more than one story
high-rise - used of buildings of many stories equipped with elevators; tall; "avenues lined with high-rise apartment buildings"
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The project is being run by community arts organisation Multistory and artists Julie Edwards and Ron Thompson of Planet Art.