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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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Jan052012

мельница - a mill (5th January 2012)

мельница  [MEL'-ni-tsa] (feminine noun) – a mill

В этой деревне можно увидеть средневековую мельницу. =In this village you can see a medieval mill.

Дон Кихот сражался с ветряными мельницами. = Don Quixote fought windmills.

 

The word "мельница" comes from the verb "молоть" = to grind.

 

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