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What is "Rise" - Definition & Explanation

The length of trouser from the top of the waistband at the fly opening, around the crotch, to the top of the back waistband at the center.
The measurement on pants from the front waist between the legs up to the back waist. This refers to how high or low a pant will ride (i.e. "short-waist" or "long-waist")
The vertical measurement from the top of one tread to the top of the next tread.

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