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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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Despite the scaling down of the MSDF support, the government has already decided to extend the noncombatant support operation period by around six months after its current deadline on May 19, the sources said.
A small group is likely to reject the idea of using large-scale methods, arguing that it makes no more sense than to attempt scaling down battleship blueprints to build a dinghy.
By scaling down the structure, they later produced band gaps at 24 gigahertz and 100 gigahertz.
That includes the scaling down of a massive health club to grade level, which was to be the centerpiece of the plan.
A much-needed resource, this book presents process characterization techniques for scaling down unit operations in biopharmaceutical manufacturing, including chromatography, chemical modification reactions, ultrafiltration, and microfiltration.