plagiarism

Definitions

General English

  • noun copying another person’s written work and passing it off as your own

Information & Library Science

  • noun the practice of copying and publishing somebody else’s work as one’s own

Law

  • noun the activity of copying the text of a work created by someone else and passing it off as your own

Media Studies

  • noun the process of copying another person’s idea or written work and claiming it as original
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