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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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Another program that will be scaled back in 2000 is the joint strike fighter.
She said: "Police in Redcar have carried out thorough investigations and searches however they have now scaled back these investigations.
ECB head, Mario Draghi, has said that stimulus measures in the eurozone would be scaled back if the economy improves.
A community pedestrian/bike path would be scaled back, and the stations, maintenance facility and bridges would be simplified compared to the initial plan.
Synopsis: Half of Americans want to see the Affordable Care Act repealed or scaled back, down from 57% in January 2011.
Authorities in Connecticut yesterday scaled back the search for the well-known wedding photographer after the hunt for clues as to where he might be hit a dead end.
Summary: DUBAI - Shuaa Capital scaled back its research department to two employees, two bankers familiar with the matter said.
Around 47 services totalling more than pounds 13m are set to be culled or scaled back under proposals in a report likely to be rubber-stamped on Thursday.
Plans for Masdar City, Abu Dhabi's clean energy community, will be scaled back under a review of the ambitious 'green' development.
East Valley Tribune - In January, suburban Phoenix newspaper scaled back from seven days to Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Wednesday said the F-22 Raptor production line will remain open but the Army's Future Combat System program will probably be scaled back.
It also has scaled back on personnel: In addition to wildlife biologist Sharpe, there is now just one research assistant.