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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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ограда - fence (17th June 2011)

ограда [a-GRA-da] (feminine noun) – a fence, a railing, a hedge

Нам нужно построить ограду вокруг дома. = We need to build a fence around the house.

Парк окружён чугунной оградой. = The park is surrounded by a cast-iron fence.


Огораживать/огородить - to fence (put a fence around something). Мы огородили это место камнями. = We fenced the place with stones.


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