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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plagiarize, plagiarise, liftverb

    take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech; of intellectual property

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Plagiarise

    plā′ji-ar-īz, v.t. to steal from the writings or ideas of another.—ns. Plā′giarism, the act or practice of plagiarising; Plā′giarist, one who plagiarises; Plā′giary, one who steals the thoughts or writings of others and gives them out as his own: the crime of plagiarism.—adj. practising literary theft. [Fr. plagiaire—L. plagiarius, a kidnapper—plaga, a net.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of plagiarise in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of plagiarise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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