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Adjective: plagiarised  'pley-j(ee-)u,rIzd
Usage: Brit (N. Amer: plagiarized)
  1. Copied and passed off as your own
    "used plagiarised data in his thesis";
    - plagiaristic, plagiarized
Verb: plagiarise  'pley-j(ee-)u,rIz
Usage: Brit (N. Amer: plagiarize)
  1. (crime) take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech; of intellectual property
    "Technology can be used to cheat or plagiarise";
    - plagiarize, lift

See also: derived

Type of: steal

Encyclopedia: Plagiarised