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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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кружева - lace (27th June 2012)

кружева  [kru-zhe-VA] (plural noun) - lace

Блузка обшита тонкими кружевами. = The top is trimmed with thin lace.


Adjective: кружевной

 кружевной воротник = a lace collar


The word comes from "круг" = a circle.

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