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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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наводнение - flood (30th June 2011)

наводнение [na-vad-NE-ni-ye] (neuter noun) – a flood

В этом регионе часто бывают наводнения. = Floods are common in this region.


"Наводнение" comes from "вода" - water.

Verb: наводнить = to flood. Растаявший снег наводнил дорогу. = Melted snow has flooded the road.




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