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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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A council spokesman said: "We have been advised by Rob Arthur there is no impact on the Scala from the closure of the Thurso cinema and we will be meeting him this week to discuss the matter further.
Mr Perry decided to establish SCALA while in a pizza restaurant in 2001 in Florence, Italy.
The La Scala arnacini, deep fried risotto balls, are noteworthy.
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As publicist Carlo Maria Cella tells it, La Scala has landed squarely on its feet--is doing just fine, thank you--and has very bright prospects.
This is a version similar to the Leon Chopped Salad that's been on the menu at La Scala in Beverly Hills for more than 40 years.
NEVIO SCALA will bring in a three-man Italian backroom staff if he gets the Hearts manager's job, writes MARK WALKER.
THE saga over a replacement for John Robertson at Hearts is set to continue after top target Nevio Scala asked to be given more time to ease himself into the post at Tynecastle.
FORMER Parma boss Nevio Scala has made a late bid to become the new boss of Hearts.
and Scala Business Solutions of Amsterdam have announced a merger proposal worth about U.