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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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водопад - a waterfall (20th January 2012)

водопад  [va-da-PAD] (masculine noun) – a waterfall

Водопад Виктория - один из крупнейших водопадов мира. = The Victoria Falls is one of the biggest waterfalls in the world.

Like in English, the word comes from "вода" = water and "падать" = to fall.


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