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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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Referring to an Indian study, which was also conducted at a military rehabilitation center, majority of the SCI patients (76%) were classified in ASIA impairment scale A5, and results of our study also similarly show that majority (72.9%) of patients were in AISA impairment scale A.
The change of ASIA impairment scale (modified from Frankel) is showed in Table 4.
Traumatic spinal cord injury is classified into five categories on the ASIA Impairment Scale. "A" indicates a "complete" spinal cord injury where no motor or sensory function is preserved in the sacral segments S4-S5.
Agreement in classification, which is a different skill, has improved with successive revisions of the International Standards and, among experienced clinicians, is now as high as 93 to 94 percent for motor and sensory levels and 87 percent for ASIA impairment scale grade [23].

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