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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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In a national survey conducted last month, I found that these 'gloom and doom" voters are decidedly downscale. They are Democratic.
Downscale chic, on the other hand, seeks to sever, or at least muddle, the commodity/class connection.
To this end, NDVI and DEM were employed as the explanatory variables in the MLR-based and GWR-based downscaling algorithms to downscale GPM monthly and annual precipitation from 10 km x 10 km to 1km x 1km over Hengduan Mountains, Southwestern China.
In this study, we used liner regression method to downscale the rainfall over the Indian region.
2004) to downscale monthly projections from 112 GCM simulations to a 1/8[degrees] spatial resolution across the conterminous United States (plus small portions of Canada and Mexico).
A support vector machine (SVM), an alternative method to downscale the SM, is a machine-learning algorithm that provides a nonlinear generalization solution to datasets through structural risk minimization and is based on the solid theoretical foundation of Vapnik-Chervonenkis theory [14-17].
Duhan and Pandey [12] compared MLR, ANN, and the least square support vector machine (LS-SVM) models to downscale the temperature of the Tons River basin in India and demonstrated that LS-SVM models perform better than ANN and MLR models.
By themselves, general downscaling techniques that downscale GCM data to a location in a basin cannot properly reproduce the weather characteristics of the region, especially in a mountainous area.
In this study, we develop such a downscaling method and use this method to downscale near-surface temperatures maps at the high elevation habitats of P shenandoah in SNP under current and future climate conditions.
The objective of this study is to dynamically downscale the impacts of climate change on wind energy resources over the CONUS by using the SSDA approach.