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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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Therefore, the current study was designed to determine distribution, habitat use and abundance of the Scaly ant- eater in the Margalla Hills National Park (MHNP) Islamabad, one of its important habitats in the country.
When her emotional angst was treated with Magnesium Carbonicum, a homeopathic remedy, which is almost "specific" to problems of emotional insecurity and separation, she was able to overcome her scaly distress -- quickly, safely and effectively.
Scaly said that the characterization of the split as amicable was entirely accurate.
The hard work of rangers and conservationists together with planting programs like AMERICAN FORESTS' Global ReLeaf efforts in Ocala National Forest and Withlacoochie State Forest will ensure that the "face" of Florida continues to be scaly and sharp-toothed.
Persons with ocular rosacea may also experience inflamed or scaly eyelids.
Areas of skin that become scaly, itchy, tender or red, or areas that ooze, bleed or become crusty.
Reptile specialists Proteus will help pet owners with advice and show off their scaly friends at the waterfront Pets at Home store next Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to4pm.
A story of people who are madly in love with their hirsute and sometimes scaly companions: their pets.
It is also across the street from Parque Seminario (also know as Bolivar Park or the Park of the Iguanas, as dozens of the scaly creatures have made it their home).
The classic skin lesions of secondary syphilis are scaly, reddish-brown papules or plaques.
The vast majority of infants with red scaly skin have common inflammatory skin disorders, but pediatricians should always consider other possibilities if there are any atypical features, Dr.
Their operation saw protected Tantalus monkeys and giant scaly anteaters offered as part of an exotic menu of jungle dishes.