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Plagiarism: Understanding Plagiarism

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Defining Plagiarism

"to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own use (another's production) without crediting the source" ("plagiarize", n.d., Para. 1).


Plagiarize. (n.d.). in Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Retrieved from

Types of Plagiarism

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Source: Turnitin

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