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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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огород - kitchen garden (9th September 2011)

огород [a-ga-ROT] (masculine noun) – a kitchen garden, a vegetable patch

У нас в огороде растут огурцы и помидоры. = Cucumbers and tomatoes grow in our kitchen garden.


The word "огород" comes from the verb "огородить" = to put a fence around something.

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