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Synonyms for scale

Synonyms for scale

to remove the skin of

to move upward on or along

Synonyms for scale

relative magnitude

the ratio between the size of something and a representation of it

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a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin

a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin

(music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)

an indicator having a graduated sequence of marks

a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

a flattened rigid plate forming part of the body covering of many animals

measure by or as if by a scale

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pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard

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take by attacking with scaling ladders

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reach the highest point of

climb up by means of a ladder

remove the scales from

measure with or as if with scales

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size or measure according to a scale

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Today, the Hsiao Resource-Based Relative Value Scale and CPT codings are dictating the distribution of the physician component of capitation payments.
Resource-based relative value scale (RBRVS) payment reform and other economic realities seem to intrude further on the time available outside of practice or personal demands.
For the fee-for-service providers, the resource-based relative value scale physician payment system should be expanded and revised until payments for procedures and high-technology medicine are reduced and migration of physicians into these specialties ends.
However, as of January 1, 1992, a resource-based relative value scale has been instituted, which pays doctors on the basis of the resources used for a particular service?
The Resource-Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) was adopted and will eventually serve as the basis of physician payments.
Medicare settled on the resource-based relative value scale (RBRVS) system that will be introduced throughout the United States over the next few years.
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