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Meaning of PLAGIARISM

Pronunciation:  'pleyju`rizum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of plagiarizing; taking someone's words or ideas as if they were your own
  2. [n]  a piece of writing that has been copied from someone else and is presented as being your own work
 

PLAGIARISM is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: piracy, plagiarisation, plagiarization
 
 See Also: copyright infringement, infringement of copyright, piece of writing, writing, written material

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pla"gia*rism\, n. [Cf. F. plagiarisme.]
1. The act or practice of plagiarizing.

2. That which plagiarized.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: adoption, appropriation, assumption, autoplagiarism, borrowed plumes, borrowing, copying, counterfeiting, cribbing, derivation, deriving, doubling, duplication, echo, emulation, fakery, following, forgery, hit-off, imitation, impersonation, imposture, impression, infringement, infringement of copyright, infringing, lifting, literary piracy, mimesis, mirroring, mocking, onomatopoeia, parody, pasticcio, pastiche, piracy, pirating, plagiarizing, plagiary, purloining, quotation, reappearance, rebirth, recurrence, redoubling, reduplication, reecho, regurgitation, reincarnation, renewal, reoccurrence, repetition, reproduction, resumption, return, simulation, stealing, takeoff, taking, theft, thievery, usurpation
 

 

 

 

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