mid-rise

adjective
\ ˈmid-ˌrīz How to pronounce mid-rise (audio) , -ˈrīz \

Definition of mid-rise

: being approximately 5 to 10 stories high mid-rise condominiums

First Known Use of mid-rise

1967, in the meaning defined above

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“Mid-rise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mid-rise. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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