high rise

Definitions (3)

1. A building having many stories and serviced by elevators.

2. A building with upper floors higher than fire department aerial ladders, usually ten or more stories.

3. Slang for a traffic-control device consisting of a barricade with stationary flagged arms positioned at 10 o'clock, 12 o'clock, and 2 o'clock and located at each end of a construction zone.

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