Business / Construction / Rise: The vertical distance from the eaves line to the ridge. Also the vertical distance from stair tread to stair tread (and not to exceed 7 ??').

Other Words for Rise

Rise Noun Synonyms: get up, arise, stand (up), get to one's feet, be upstanding
Rise Verb Synonyms: ascend, be elevated, arise, climb, lift, go up, mount

Duration Of Rise And Duration Of Fall

Science / Tides and Currents / Duration Of Rise And Duration Of Fall: Duration of rise is the interval from low water to high water, and duration of fall is the interval from high water to low water. Together they cover, on an average, a period of 12.42 hours for a semi MORE

Minority Business Enterprise

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Minority Business Enterprise: A small business enterprise that is at least 51 percent owned by one or more minorities or, in the case of a publicly owned business, at least 51 percent of all classes or types of the stock is owned MORE

Mean Rise Interval (MRI)

Science / Tides and Currents / Mean Rise Interval (MRI): The average interval between the transit of the Moon and the middle of the period of the rise of the tide. It may be computed by adding half the duration of rise to the mean low water interval, subtra MORE

Frise Aileron

Technology / Aviation / Frise Aileron: A type of aileron that has a beveled leading edge projecting beyond its inset hinges. When lowered, it forms an extension of the wing surface: when raised, its nose protrudes below the wing, increasin MORE


Science / Weather / Sunrise: The daily appearance of the sun on the eastern horizon as a result of the earth's rotation. In the United States, it is considered as that instant when the upper edge of the sun appears on the sea lev MORE

Women-Owned Business Enterprise

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Women-Owned Business Enterprise: A woman-owned business is a for-profit enterprise, regardless of size, located in the United States or its trust territories, that is owned, operated and controlled by women. Ownership by women means MORE