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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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молния - lightning (6th August 2011)

молния [MOL-ni-ya] (feminine noun) – a lightning

В дерево ударила молния. = The tree was struck by lightning.

Вчера была гроза с молнией и громом. = Yesterday there was a storm with lightning and thunder.


"Молния" is also the word for a zipper!

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