to use the words or ideas of another person as if they were your own words or ideas
definition courtesy of Merriam-Webster
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In order to avoid plagiarizing you must always cite your sources. Often called a bibliography, the Modern Language Association (MLA) refers to a list of sources used as Works Cited. Cranston Public Schools follows MLA format when writing papers.
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