Plagiarism is "the deliberate or reckless representation of another’s words, thoughts, or ideas as one’s own without attribution in connection with submission of academic work, whether graded or otherwise’" (University of North Carolina 2009).
Source: NEIU Libraries (2020) What is academic honesty?
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