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чувак  [choo-VAK] (masculine noun) – dude, man, guy

А кто этот чувак? Ты его раньше здесь видел? = Who is that guy? Have you seen him here before?

У тебя что, чувак, совсем крыша поехала? =  Dude, are you nuts?

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одноразовый - disposable (10th November 2011)

одноразовый  [ad-na-RA-za-viy] (adjective) – disposable

Некоторые считают, что постоянно носить одноразовые подгузники вредно для ребёнка. = Some people think that it's bad for a baby to constantly wear disposable diapers (nappies).

Одноразовые шприцы получили широкое распространение в восьмидесятые годы. = Disposable syringes became widely used in the eighties.


 The word comes from "один" = one and "раз" = time.

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