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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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The CS-5770A microwave upconverter/signal generator enables the user to develop complex modulation signals at a low frequency and upconvert them to a frequency of interest with relative ease.
Finally, the VSG upconverts the combined baseband signal, or composite signal, to the frequency of interest.
Another critical specification is rejection of the 2xIF signal, for when the unit upconverts or downconverts the input frequency, the undesired output could fall within the new receive frequency band.
The 55-inch widescreen unit, which features a built-in tuner and has a suggested retail price of $7,999, upconverts analog and standard- definition signals to 1080i.
3D Resolution+[TM]: 3D Resolution+ technologyautomatically upconverts and sharpens 3D sources that are not native full HD - such as top/bottom or left/right formats - to create a consistently high quality 3D experience.
PureVideo HD technology cleans up standard-definition content and upconverts it to high-definition resolutions for image quality that nearly rivals native high-definition content.
Finally, the modulated, interpolated data mixes with a carrier that upconverts the baseband signal to the required carrier frequency.