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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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труба - pipe (5th September 2011)

труба [tru-BA] (feminine noun) – a pipe

У нас в квартире прорвалась труба. = A pipe burst in our apartment.

Рабочие проложили трубы. = The workers have laid pipes.


"Труба" can also mean "a chimney" or "a trumpet"!

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