Meaning of “low-rise” in the English Dictionary

"low-rise" in British English

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low-riseadjective

uk /ˈləʊ.raɪz/ us /ˈloʊ.raɪz/

(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 /ˈləʊˌraɪz/ us

PROPERTY used to describe an apartment or office building that only has a few floors:

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)