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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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As a pre-assessment, the GAF Scale rating was taken after a detailed psycho diagnostic assessment conducted by a certified psychologist, also the Q-PC, was filled by the patient him/herself.
These influential parameters were client age, annual income, perceived client difficulty, and the GAF Scale.
The use of the GAF scale from 1987 (DSM-III-R) through 11994 (DSM-IV) until the present time represents a critical means for understanding the health status of individuals in health care.
GAF scale values can range from 1 (severe impairment) to 100 (good general functioning).