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high-rise

A building having a large number of floors, usually constructed where land costs are high.
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Along with the launch, PieSync announced a Gmail gadget providing easy access to Highrise data from within Gmail will be available in December 2012.
Chief Therrien said the Highrise Building, which is managed by the Gardner Housing Authority, is a Class A building.
The highrise, which was commissioned in 2006, was developed by the Hearst Corporation, New York.
In less than 3 months, NYCHPD officers were patrolling the Housing Authority's highrise buildings on bikes.
CompanionLink can sync Highrise data to the built-in address book and calendar on mobile devices or to a business-caliber suite of apps called DejaOffice.
The recent fire at The Torch highrise in Dubai is a good example of residents being whisked to safety thanks to a sensitive alarm system.
With San Francisco being the highrise capital of the West Coast, it becomes more of a magnet as the world's population becomes ever-more urban rather than rural.
The shockwaves of the Iranian quake forced residents of many highrise buildings in Doha to rush out.
10 fire in Gardner Housing Authority's Highrise Building on Church Street.
THIS is the scene of devastation yesterday after a massive crane plunged from a New York highrise building.
The teenager, who lived in the city's St Mary's area, was found by a resident in the highrise, notorious as a drugs den.
HIGH SOCIETY: CONTEMPORARY HIGHRISE ARCHITECTURE AND INTERNATIONAL HIGHRISE AWARD