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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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Tahoe Daily Tribune, South Lake Tahoe - Scaled back in February to Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, instead of Monday through Friday.
Men who scaled back tended to do so when their children were young; a significant proportion of women, however, put limits on paid employment across all ages and life course stages, even when there were no children in the home.
Growth company CEOs have scaled back their anticipated growth rates for year-end to 24.
Citigroup, Inc (NYSE: C) has announced that it has scaled back its proprietary trading businesses.
Rocketdyne dramatically scaled back from the days it powered the Apollo and Space Shuttle programs.
HAHT pursued an aggressive growth strategy in 2001 even as competitors scaled back in a shaken e-commerce marketplace.
SANTA CLARITA - A company planning a vast project in Canyon Country has scaled back its proposal, dropping some 240 homes and adding more parkland.
With continued weakness in the capital markets, large-scale VoIP deployments will be scaled back or postponed altogether," says Frost & Sullivan Industry Analyst Jon Arnold.
SIMI VALLEY - A 66-unit condominium project scaled back in preparation for a third go-round in the review process will be reconsidered by the City Council on Monday.
We have not scaled back our investment in sales, because we intend to grow market share in these times.
The plans had to be completely scaled back to fit into the $16 million budget, wasting an undetermined amount of money and staff time.
Owing to these steps, the company raised its sales, scaled back its costs and increased its cash flow.