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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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2 Comparison of Fine Fodder Costs in Live Hog Production by Scale in Shandong Province 42
The revised scales applicable to civil employees of the Federal Government and those paid out of civil estimates and the defence estimates would be effective from first of this month.
All existing employees have joined System Scale, and Central Scales owner John Sanders is now in a senior management role with System Scale.
Then there are the bakers who want a scale that re-zeroes automatically for additional ingredients, and ease of reading matters.
Another discrepancy we discovered was on the scale of Student Interaction and Collaboration.
Piano Essentials: Scales, Chords, Arpeggios, and Cadences for the Contemporary Pianist is a soft cover, 100-page book with accompanying CD, designed to meet Berklee's Level 1 and Level 2 piano technique requirements.
In Africa this risk assessment has been applied on a large scale and used to develop maps of malaria risk and distribution (32,33).
A related question is performance at scale, specifically, how does performance change when a reasonable amount of storage is being virtualized?
However, another phenomenon makes it more difficult to eliminate calcium oxalate scale by simply lowering the target pH in the bleach stage.
Researchers agree, for instance, that while the theory produces good predictions when viewed on a scale from microbes to whales, the theory is rife with exceptions when it's applied to animals that are relatively close in temperature and size.
Kinsey Scale: 6, of course, since it's a biopic about the inventor of this very scale.
The relative effects of anthropogenic disturbance must be distinguished from the ranges of variation in natural disturbance regimes, but because of the large size and variability of coastal ecosystems, manipulative experiments to untangle the complexities of the varying disturbance regimes are difficult except on a relatively small scale.