low-rise Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"low-rise" in British English

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low-riseadjective

uk   /ˈləʊ.raɪz/  us   /ˈloʊ-/

low-rise adjective (BUILDING)

A low-rise ​building is one with only one or two ​floors.

low-rise adjective (TROUSERS)

Low-rise ​trousers have the ​toppartendinglower than the ​waist.
(Definition of low-rise from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"low-rise" in Business English

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low-riseadjective

uk   us   /ˈləʊˌraɪz/
PROPERTY used to describe an ​apartment or ​officebuilding that only has a few floors: low-rise ​apartments/​buildings/​housing
low-rise
noun [C]
He ​grew up in a low-rise in southern Massachusetts.
(Definition of low-rise from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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