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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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The carpet building of the Kuwait City project (1970) carries the emblem of horse riders galloping across an event space lit by flaming torches - used as a cultural touchstone and presumably a need to remember the scale of space that allows a horse to gallop and to stop.
The first is to leverage distribution scale to manage overall wholesaler compensation.
Founded in 1979, System Scale has positioned itself in the weights and measures industry as a leader in building trust, developing relationships, and providing advice to its customers.
Whether you are baking and need fine measurement or just trying to portion out food for a healthier family diet, the kitchen food scale is the answer.
Overall, when all scale means are considered, the online learning environment responses are closer to "sometimes" occurring (m=3.
I would use this book for students interested in jazz, or adults who want to learn or review scales and chords.
Thus, the issue of scale has to be considered from both scientific and operational vantages.
In contrast, the same scale is often inappropriate for what would truly count as ``higher'' education, where questions extend beyond memorization into the far more difficult realms of integration and application.
The effort that went into devising the scale and, more importantly, into verifying its validity, is legendary," Dr.
they cannot be used for comparing individuals on a scale by scale basis;
The Scale of Client Satisfaction was developed at the Regional Rehabilitation Research Institute, University of Wisconsin-Madison, as a part of the Wood County Project to evaluate the impact of a five-year expanded program of vocational rehabilitation (Wright, Reagles, & Butler, 1970).
of scale can reduce the heat-transfer efficiency of a chiller condenser by 30%, driving up power usage significantly (see facing page).