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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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Because we have had 30 years of compulsory Centigrade, and it still hasn't caught on.
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He stated that the maximum temperature recorded in the metropolis on Saturday was 36 degrees Centigrade while the minimum was 22.
The maximum temperature recorded in Karachi on Saturday was 36 degrees Centigrade while the minimum was 23.
The maximum temperature in Karachi during last 24 hours was recorded as 37 degrees Centigrade while the minimum was 24.
A Met Office official said that the minimum temperature in Karachi is expected to remain between 15 degrees Centigrade to 17 degrees Centigrade during the period.
An official of the Met Office said that the maximum temperature is expected to remain between 33 to 35 degrees Centigrade during the period.
A Met Office official said that the minimum temperature in the metropolis is expected to remain between 13 degrees Centigrade to 15 degrees Centigrade during the period.
An official of Met Office said that the maximum temperature is expected to remain between 32 to 34 degrees Centigrade during the period.
A Met Office official said that the minimum temperature is expected to remain between 13 to 15 degrees Centigrade during the period.
An official of Met Office said that the maximum temperature is expected to remain between 33 to 35 degrees Centigrade during the period.