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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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растение - plant (4th January 2012)

растение  [ras-TE-ni-ye] (neuter noun) – a plant

На подоконнике стояло несколько горшков с комнатными растениями. = There were several pots with houseplants on the window sill.

В этой оранжерее можно увидеть редкие растения. = You can see some rare plants in this conservatory.


"Растение" comes from "расти" = to grow.


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