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n. pl. toea
A unit of currency in Papua New Guinea equal to 1/100 of the kina.

[Perhaps Pidgin English, from English dollar.]


n, pl toea
(Currencies) a monetary unit of Papua New Guinea, worth one-hundredth of a kina
[from a Papuan language]


(ˈtɔɪ ə)

n., pl. toe•a, toe•as.
a monetary unit of Papua New Guinea, equal to 1/100 of a kina.
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Noun1.toea - 100 toea equal 1 kina in Papua New Guinea
Papuan monetary unit - monetary unit in Papua New Guinea
kina - the basic unit of money in Papua New Guinea
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