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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
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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922 (rho [less than or equal to] .005) was found between the results for the employment practices scale
and the rate at which employee suggestions were accepted by the company during 1991.