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  1. low-rise(adj)

    used of buildings of one or only a few stories and usually no elevator; low

    "looking out over the roofs of low-rise apartment buildings"

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  1. low-rise(Noun)

    A building of no more than a few stories. A retronym created as an antonym to high-rise.


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