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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
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 one thing to study it in law school--that was like practicing scales
and doing Dohnanyi exercises.
They jokingly refer to the long, cold prairie winters as the perfect time for wood-shedding, a term used figuratively for the long hours musicians spend practicing scales
, riffs and chops.
Two singing vulture puppets, Chirp and Burp, are diligently practicing scales
in preparation for their debut between acts of the newest Magnificent Moorpark Melodrama & Vaudeville Company production, ``Fenster of the French Foreign Legion.