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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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кукуруза - corn (21st July 2011)

кукуруза [ku-ku-RU-za] (feminine noun) – corn, maize

Давайте приготовим салат из кукурузы и крабовых палочек. = Let's make a salad with corn and crab sticks.

Хрущёв хотел, чтобы в Советском Союзе выращивали кукурузу. = Khrushchev wanted corn to be grown in the Soviet Union.


Adjective: кукурузный. Кукурузные хлопья - cornflakes.


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