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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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чрезмерный - excessive (31st December 2011)

чрезмерный  [chrez-MER-niy] (adjective) – excessive

Чрезмерное употребление алкоголя опасно для здоровья. = Alcohol abuse is bad for health.

 

The word comes from two words: "через" = over and "мера" = measure.

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