What is plagiarism?
Definition of plagiarism:
"The unauthorized use of the language and thoughts of another author and the representation of them as one's own."
Definition of plagiarize:
"To take and use ideas, passages, etc., from (another's work) by plagiarism."
From Random House Webster's College Dictionary 2005
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A humorous video from the University of Washington's Michael G. Foster School of Business on the topic of avoiding plagiarism
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