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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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and having a love for jazz (Eric Dolphy was one of the reasons I became a flutist in the first place) this music is the perfect forum to utilize all of those long hours of practicing scales and arpeggios, solo and orchestral repertoire, and stylistic techniques (from different styles of Baroque ornamentation to modern contemporary techniques) and at the same time be able to creatively improvise to an absolutely infectious rhythm.
Two singing vulture puppets, Chirp and Burp, are diligently practicing scales in preparation for their debut between acts of the newest Magnificent Moorpark Melodrama & Vaudeville Company production, ``Fenster of the French Foreign Legion.
You count from one to ten like a child practicing scales.