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Loonie

Informal for the Canadian dollar. The term comes from the picture of the common loon, a Canadian bird, on the reverse of the one-dollar coin. The nickname originated in 1987 with the introduction of this coin. See also: Greenback.
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pdf) experimental license for Project Loon to operate on the island that is home to more than three million Americans.
Luis Ladera, Data and Internet Products Director, Level 3 Peru, "Level 3 helped deploy Project Loon in a very short time by providing infrastructure and high-speed internet for the project ground stations, in Eastern Lima.
Ducharme said construction of Phase 2 of the project is slated to start in 2017, along with the Doppelmayr Gondola that will cross the Pemigewasset River and will land resort guests at the base of Loon Mountain.
ae for more information about the Loon Copter and the Drones for Good competition.
Google co-founder Sergey Brin envisions Project Loon eventually creating millions of jobs around the world to raise the standard of living for now-impoverished people as they are able to get online to educate themselves and make new connections.
Capturing loons is hit or miss, but Nina and her team from the Biodiversity Research Institute's Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation have a lot of experience.
The wildlife technician said she had recently seen one loon near Wachusett Reservoir, explaining the birds would be soon be migrating north from along the coast as inland waterways became ice-free.
I further unequivocally state that Loon Lake's hard-hearted attitude toward and relationship with the nearby Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation is typical of the same across much of Saskatchewan and western Canada.
That's one reason Project Loon will have competition: in 2014 Facebook bought a company that makes solar-powered drones so it can start its own airborne Internet project.
And soon, there would also be the call on the satellite phone--a loon on the way to me.
Soon after ice-off in mid-April the male common loon arrives back at Lac La Hache from where he has had his stag winter vacation.
From its family-oriented operation to the label's loon graphic, everything about Rheault Distillery's Loon Vodka exudes Canadiana.