1 definition by TheBigS

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To disingenuously and insufficiently cite another historical work in order to imply that the research is yours. Distinct from plagiarism as the work IS vaguely cited, but the near identical language is not put inside quotation marks.

Originated by the disgraced pop historian Stephen Ambrose.
I ambrosed the shit out of that unpublished thesis, hope my supervisor doesn't notice...
by TheBigS March 23, 2008

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