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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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Superficial lesions of the mastoid and squama were drilled until normal mastoid air cells were reached.
Overall, the skulls were extremely well preserved and provided information on the external and internal surfaces of occipital squama.
The imagines are characterized by the following character combination: Ommateum with setae; antenna with 12 clavola; Wing vein R2+3 absent, squama without setae; mid and hind tibiae with one tibial spur; inferior volsella approximatively triangular, curved apically.
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A 1979 review of more than 50 extracanalicular osteomas showed that the mastoid was the most commonly reported temporal bone site, followed by the squama.
3+4], squama setose and comb on middle tibia and pseudospurs absent.