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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.
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Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.
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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.
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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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It can present as a bump on the skin or scaly patch of skin.
The Scaly ant-eater naturally occurs in low population densities and prefers forested environments (Gaudin et al., 2006).
Nevertheless, the scaly problem affects people of all ages -- although it has a distinct proclivity to affect youngsters around age 20 and/or people in their fifth or sixth decade.
"Walling through the buildings we own, Fred saw some areas that he discussed improving and now we're exploring several renovation projects," Scaly said.
best film The Host (S4C, tomorrow, 3.15am) THIS nifty Korean monster mash opens with one of the bona-fide killer moments in recent cinema - a scaly, razor-toothed by-product of illegal chemical dumping emerging from Seoul's Han River to picnic on terrified holidaymakers.
In late May, the ROM held a contest to name the most recent scaly creature to be added to the live room in the Hands On Biodiversity Gallery--a veiled chameleon.
GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS -- Consider the possibility of acquired zinc deficiency in patients with persistent red, scaly skin on the hands and feet, Dr.
The Pet Club has a great site for animal lovers with loads of information on all kinds of pets from tiny chiuauas to strapping stallions or scaly snakes.
Scaly anteaters are the only other animals known to have tongue tubes in their chests.
By the conclusion of 56 days, patients taking Dermylex saw an improvement of their scaly plaques and indicated a significant reduction in itching compared to a placebo.
They are flaky and scaly, no matter how mush lotion I put on them.