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Proper Citation

Preventing Plagiarism
Copyright, Fair Use, and Proper Citation
What is plagiarism?

noun \ˈplā-jə-ˌri-zəm also -jē-ə-\
: the act of using another person's words or ideas without giving credit to that person : the act of plagiarizing something
"Plagiarism." Merriam-Webster, n.d. Web. 18 Sept. 2013. <>.

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