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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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In addition, the linear motion of the piezoelectric tip that moves parallel to the tooth surface while never losing contact may be less painful for the patient as opposed to the elliptical motion of the magnetostrictive scaler, which causes a "hammering" motion.
This study's purpose was to determine the effect commercially prepared disinfectant cleaning of dental unit waterlines (DUWL) had on the microbial quality of water emitted from 3-way syringes and power scalers.
Twenty dental hygienists that had a high ultrasonic scaler usage score were matched with 20 dental hygienists who had a low ultrasonic scaler usage score.
The type of dental hygiene procedure was classified as exam (intra- and extra-oral, dental, occlusal, and periodontal, including probing), scaling (manual scaling alone, or exam and manual scaling, but no polishing), complete prophylaxis (examination, scaling and polishing, or scaling and polishing if the examination had been completed at an earlier appointment), and appointments during which ultrasonic scalers, sonic scalers, or air polisher were used.
A pilot study was performed using two scalers to determine how many sharpening strokes were required to remove at least one mg (threshold to represent ten times the sensitivity of the balance) of carbon steel.
Finally, the initial Project FreeSync-compatible scalers from MStar, Novatek and Realtek will empower monitor vendors with robust DisplayPort receivers accommodating of FHD and QHD panels up to 144Hz, or UHD panels up to 60Hz.
On display at the Calibre stand will be a range of scalers and processors made for small to large installations at any resolution up to 2K that includes advanced features such as geometry correction, projection mapping/image warping and soft edge blending.
Currently available for pre-ordering and slated for June 2007 distribution, the Gefen HDMI to HD-SDI (MSRP $1499) and HD-SDI to HDMI (MSRP $1299) Scalers each come with an IR remote and RS-232 ports for menu control and selection.
Extron Electronics headquartered in Anaheim CA, is a leading manufacturer of professional A/V system integration products including computer video interfaces, switchers, matrix switchers, system controllers distribution amplifiers, audio products, speakers, video scalers, scan converters, signal processing devices, Ethernet control interfaces, and high resolution cable
So says LNP Engineering Plastics, which supplied the Radel resin used by Hu-Friedy (Chicago) for the handle of its new manual dental scaler and by PolyVac (Manchester, N.
The unsuitability of traditional scalers to work in cross sections up to 18 m high called for the design of two special mining machines for underground roof control at the Norilsk mine in Siberia.
The product line includes vertical, horizontal and right angle grinders, die grinders, chipping hammers, rammers, air saws, air drills, air routers, scalers, power supply motors, wheel guards, collets, SpiraCool pads, butts and peins, bushings, adapters and special accessories.