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dumka a lament, a piece alternating between lively and sorrowful moods > DUMKY.
hacek in Slavonic languages, a diacritic.
haler a monetary unit of the Czech republic > HALERS or HALERU. Also HELLER.
heller a Czech monetary unit. Also HALER.
koruna a Czech monetary unit > KORUN, KORUNAS or KORUNY.
naprapathy medical treatment by manipulation of spine, thorax or pelvis. [Czech naprava, correction].
polka A Bohemian dance or the tune for it; (verb) to dance this. [Perhaps Czech pulka half-step; or from Polish polka a Polish woman].
redowa a Bohemian dance. [Czech rejdov´k, f. rejdovat turn or whirl round].
robot a mechanical man; a machine, now especially computer-controlled. [From Karel Capek's play RUR (1920)].

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