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plagiarist (PLAY juhr ist) (s) (noun), plagiarists (pl)
Someone who purloins or utilizes the words, writings, or ideas of another person, and passes them off to others as his or her own creations: A reporter was accused of being a plagiarist, or a literary thief, when he failed to give credit to the person who wrote the original report.

Some musicians are plagiarists who take something composed by an old musical master and decompose it.

—Based on a quotation by Evan Esar in Esar's Comic Dictionary
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