Loonie


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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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The conflicts are primarily internal, with Pikelet facing a series of decisions--whether to surf a terrifying wave, whether to challenge Loonie's behaviour and, most critically, whether to sleep with Eva--that challenge his self-image.
dollars, if the percentage appreciation of the loonie equals the percentage rise in energy prices then the Canadian dollar value of a barrel of exported oil is unchanged.
dollars, so when the loonie is relatively low, those U.S.
2013 could well be the year we sing O Canada again, as was 2012, when the loonie rose 4% against the greenback.
In Loonie's sophomore year, WPI came within one game of the Division 3 Final Four.
What an appropriate way to show God's amazing grace by setting aside a loonie (or more) specifically for the ministry of the Council of the North on that day.
Keep those loonies in mind, and you can take them to the bank.
If the loonie matches or exceeds the American dollar, it will be a "phenomenal issue."
There is a heap of national pride and symbolism tied up in the loonie. It's only when countries get into a complete economic mess that they adopt the U.S.
Bingo cards are purchased for $2, with half going directly into the loonie pot.
The loonie mentioned above is still another example.
The Canadian dollar, or the loonie, is the most sensitive major currency to West Texas crude, which has now fallen from $61 to $57 a barrel.