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noun plagiarism pronunciation in American English /ˈpleɪdʒəˌrɪzəm/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the process of taking another persons work, ideas, or words, and using them as if they were your own. Someone who does this is called a plagiarist
    Evidence of plagiarism has been found in his latest book.

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