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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See Table at currency.

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  • n. A unit of currency, equivalent to 1/100th of a Papua New Guinean kina

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. 100 toea equal 1 kina in Papua New Guinea

Etymologies

Perhaps Pidgin English, from English dollar.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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