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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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отвёртка - a screwdriver (21st July 2011)

отвёртка [at-VYORT-ka] (feminine noun) – a screwdriver

Мне нужна отвёртка, чтобы поменять батарейку. В крышке винт. = I need a screwdriver to change the battery. There's a screw in the lid.

"Отвёртка" comes from "от" = from, away and "вертеть" = to turn, to twirl, to spin.  

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