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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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Consequently, the Indian batters are busy scaling down the weight of their bats in order to be battle ready in the difficult, seaming conditions of New Zealand.
Now, a fresh planning application has been lodged at the town hall scaling down the proposal even further to 16 houses and no flats.
The Library of Birmingham scrutiny committee highlighted the scaling down of floor space from 38,000 square metres to 31,000 in the latest proposals "cramming" the new library on to the car park between the Birmingham Rep and Baskerville House.
From moving to a smaller space because of financial concerns or seeking a simpler lifestyle, it's hard to scale down when you're moving from a packed home to a small abode: here's where Judi Culbertson & Marj Decker's Scaling Down: Living Large In A Smaller Space (1594860939 $15.95) comes in.
Scaling down and powering up has been possible in electronics, to the benefit of all of us who use them.