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Toonie

An informal term for the Canadian two-dollar coin. It was introduced in 1996. See also: Canadian dollar.
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Stephen Hart, a New Brunswick Anglican, has asked his church to be actively involved in the HIV/AIDS relief and education campaign of the Primates World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) by contributing a toonie ($2 coin) or more in the collection plate each week or each month.
and distributes name brand confectionery products that include Sour Simons, Gummy Guys, and Loonies, Toonies, Y2K and Millennium Chocolate Coins throughout Canada.
PRE-SCHOOL, PET TOONIES and YAKKINS are registered trademarks of YES
The whole sorry episode serves to illustrate how differently toonies and country folk behave: I wept buckets for the chicks while Wee Emily just felt annoyed that the monster mobster Jock had survived to chase her round the field another day
com ), manufacturer of Rachel's Gourmet Potato Chips, winner of the 1998 INDY 500 and distributor of Sour Simons, Gummy Guys, and Loonies, Toonies, Y2K and Millennium Chocolate Coins, today announced winning the IRL season-opener at the Walt Disney World Speedway.
Ray Hall replied: "Don't cry too much Toonies - us in Gateshead have had this for over a year now, but they still take the same money for a pittance of services
OTC Bulletin Board: RLDS), manufacturer of Rachel's Gourmet Potato Chips, winner of the 1998 INDY 500 and distributor of Sour Simons, Gummy Guys, and Loonies, Toonies, Y2K and Millennium Chocolate Coins, today announced the start of the 1999 IRL (Indy Racing League) racing season and an agreement with one of the largest DSD (direct store delivery) food brokerage firms in the United States -- Advantage Sales & Marketing, SE Inc.
Down 3-1 at home and with 10 men after Paddy Howard was sent off, angry Toonies spilled out of the Leazes end and the match was suspended.
OTC Bulletin Board: RLDS), manufacturer of Rachel's Gourmet Potato Chips and distributor of name brand confectionery products that include Sour Simons, Gummy Guys, and Loonies, Toonies, Y2K and Millennium Chocolate Coins, today announced a major new customer -- CVS Pharmacy.
Triple-C, which was acquired by RLD in 1997, distributes its own brand name products such as Sour Simon, Gummy Guys, Loonies & Toonies, and Y2K & Millennium Coins to approximately 150 distributors throughout Canada.