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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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щель - a slit (20th September)

щель [SHCHEL'] (feminine noun) – a slit, a gap

Между дверью и полом была большая щель, и в доме гуляли сквозняки. = There was a large gap between the door and the floor, and the house was full of drafts.

Письмо скользнуло в щель почтового ящика. = The letter slipped into the mailbox slit.



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