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Dental Hygiene

A guide to dental resources for dental hygiene students.

What is Plagiarism?

Plagiarism is using the words and ideas of another person as your own. It's often done accidentally, but whether or not it's done purposely, it's still wrong. The most common form of plagiarism is being careless about correctly citing sources -- or not doing it at all. Plagiarism is taken seriously in the academic world. It can ruin professional reputations, earn a failing grade, or even be cause for expulsion from college