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Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.

Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.

scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.

scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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The change from homeless to student is symblematic of the transformation of the neighborhood from downscale to fashionable.
Downscale chic started with, and is continually reinforced by, economics, but by now it's transcended necessity.
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Porridge," says Charles Merton, communications director of the American Downscale Breakfast Association.
Constant Lambert was never able to persuade anyone to stage a ballet to Sousa music, and even Strauss's Viennese waltzes were at one time regarded as a little downscale for the noble art of Terpsichore.
Just coming into adolescence, she lives with her divorced mother Helena (Mercedes Moran) and uncle Freddy (Alejandro Urdapilleta) in the downscale, provincial hotel that they own.
ProjectLounge offers pay as you go pricing (from $10 per user per month) so that teams have the flexibility to upscale or downscale according to their project requirements without incurring fixed costs.
This despite the obvious perks of the job, which includes the sexy Internet cafe operator in their downscale Buenos Aires mall, who always needs Ariel's help in the dressing room.
Bacon's Walter returns to his downscale Philadelphia neighborhood after a dozen years in prison.
Downscale Health Riskers: 12% of the population trending