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a structure consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single position along a vertical scale

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Climbing up to his fourth storey I was thinking that the man disliked me and that it was a mistake to go and see him.
It was three storeys high, of proportions not vast, though considerable: a gentleman's manor-house, not a nobleman's seat: battlements round the top gave it a picturesque look.
On reaching the third storey of the hotel I experienced a shock.
I was now in a wing of the castle further to the right than the rooms I knew and a storey lower down.
They were shy, all but unappeasably shy, but they weren't really sinister; at least they weren't as he had hitherto felt them - before they had taken the Form he so yearned to make them take, the Form he at moments saw himself in the light of fairly hunting on tiptoe, the points of his evening shoes, from room to room and from storey to storey.
And there was the fourth storey, here was the door, here was the flat opposite, the empty one.
The house opposite, six storeys high, was a workshop for Jewish tailors who left off work at eleven; the rooms were brightly lit and there were no blinds to the windows.
It showed the familiar scene of the street with the distinctness of mid-day, but also with the awfulness that is always imparted to familiar objects by an unaccustomed light The wooden houses, with their jutting storeys and quaint gable-peaks; the doorsteps and thresholds with the early grass springing up about them; the garden-plots, black with freshly-turned earth; the wheel-track, little worn, and even in the market-place margined with green on either side -- all were visible, but with a singularity of aspect that seemed to give another moral interpretation to the things of this world they had ever borne before.
First, the 'prison side buildings' which include three storeys of administration block, four storeys of sentry posts, two storeys of male barracks, two storeys of male juvenile barracks, two storeys of women and female juvenile barracks, single storey of gallows, four storeys of central watch tower, two storeys of main kitchen and kitchen barracks, two storeys of hospital, two storeys of indoor hall, single storey of male laundry, two storeys of family conjugal quarters, single storey of prisoner processing, single storey of prisoner library, and three storeys of warden barracks (male and female).
78% y-o-y (year over year), followed by 2-3 Storey Semi-Detached homes (RM1,670,416) with an increase of 33.
A WEDDING ended in bloodshed when groom Karl Storey glassed a guest who joined them to celebrate.
Ref: R/2014/0603/FF Address: 2 Granwood Road Eston TS6 9HX Proposal: Two-storey extension at side; demolition of conservatory and replace with single storey extension at rear.
Storey, 75, of East Hartford Ave, died Thursday, Nov.
FORMER Liverpool council leader Mike Storey was last night found guilty by the Standards Board for England of "bringing his office and authority into disrepute".
Flooring specialist Storey Carpets had an appropriate host for the moment it chalked up a hat-trick of award successes.