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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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System Scale specialises in industrial, agriculture, aggregate and laboratory scales and service.
This paper is arranged as follows: In section 2 we introduce the methods of determining the types of left and right returns to scale. Next after reviewing the data envelopment analysis of interval data the left and right returns to scales at the presence of interval data is introduced.
This book has a place in both a group and private studio setting and gives a thorough introduction to all scale forms.
Early Acme egg scales were of aluminum construction.
Tarpon have large scales but they are lighter and more flexible than those of its ancestors.
Its Health Monitor Digital Glass Scale has four gauge sensors that calculate body fat, water and muscle mass, and, of course, weight.
Spring Scales Spring scales, as the name implies, use springs to measure weights.
Microscopic analyses of white Cyphoehilus scales show that their brilliance isn't a result of any pigment.
Pressure scales from the company are said to provide high accuracy weighing of carbon black, white fillers and silica, and like the company's range of vacuum scales, they are said to be ideal for low headroom or single story mixing room applications.
The DELES contains six scales designed to investigate (1) Instructor Support, (2) Student Interaction and Collaboration, (3) Personal Relevance, (4) Authentic Learning, (5) Active Learning, and (6) Student Autonomy (Walker & Fraser, 2005).
Quite frequently, however, the challenge exists as to how weigh scales can be specified that fulfil all of the performance requirements, whilst satisfying all of the cGMP standards imposed in such areas.