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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.
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Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.
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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.
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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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'I help local fishermen by purchasing small clams from them to grow in my farm before supplying the local market.
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Next year marks the eatery's 80th anniversary, and Yamali said diners can expect something big: a 1950s menu, and clams at a discounted rated.
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CONCERNS have been raised that razor clam beds, which were shut by the Welsh Government due to over-harvesting, are still being used.
Department of Agriculture  says the clams can clog pipes and marine channels.
With luck, after a full day of playing and searching in the water, both groups will have enough clams to bring home and host their very own clambake, chowderfest, or any other shellfish-inspired feast.
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