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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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It was necessary to exclude the items related to revenue and price/earnings/growth from the PERFORMANCE scale since neither item loaded strongly on any factor and inclusion of either item resulted in significant reduction in alpha values.
those with DQ < 70 and [greater than or equal to] 70 respectively on the Eye and Hand scale, those with DQ < 70 and [greater than or equal to] 70 respectively on the Performance scale,
The ENERGY STAR energy performance scale accounts for differences in operating conditions, regional weather data, and other important considerations.
Magnitude RAC Pack also enables "pay as you grow" scalability, delivering on-the-fly capacity and performance scale.
As analog and RFIC designs move up the performance scale and use more advanced deep sub-micron technologies, the need for extremely accurate extraction increases," said Ersed Akcasu, president and CEO of OEA.
The award is presented to suppliers that achieve a score of 85 or higher on a 100-point performance scale.
Scale-out storage, as opposed to scale-up storage, focuses not only upon how quickly a storage platform can add capacity but also upon how to do so while ensuring that the performance scales linearly as well.
Performance scales dramatically when the application is distributed among multiple DCBS-2 blades in a cluster or across the network.
Deputy leader Coun David Nicholson said: "We have gone from being a potentially failing council to one that now can be ranked at the top end of good on the performance scales.
SKODA is adding two new models to its line-up, at opposite ends of the price and performance scales.

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