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What should I do with a completely paraphrased version of a plagiarized answer?

This is really specific to a single question, it's not a duplicate meta post and for crap's sake people, it's meta, you can have a few uniques floating around. That having been said, Recommendations ...
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What should we do when we find unattributed text?

While looking for answers to select as the proper answer to questions I've asked recently, I discovered a post which qualifies for moderation review. Stemming from Why aren't people answering ...
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Why aren't people answering using their own words?

Look, I can "Google search" for an answer to a question just as easily as you can, but the number of answers here on Pets that are blatant text dumps from other sites, several without references back ...
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Plagiarism on tags

fish WP: Fish snakes WP: Snake It always happens that user populate a tag with content plagiarized from Wikipedia. What should we do about this or any other plagiarism?