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plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
obsidian - black volcanic rock
scrupulous - conscientious; extremely thorough; Ex. scrupulous worker
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
diurnal - daily; occurring during the daytime
pedantic - bookish; showing off learning; marked by an excessive ostentatious concern for book learning; N. pedantry
vigilant - watchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
constituent - supporter; voter; member of a constituency; component
indentation - notch; deep recess; V. indent; CF. tooth