What is the single word for plagiarizing yourself?it is a weird word that is hard to find on the internet.

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gbeatty eNotes educator| Certified Educator

There is no single term for plagiarizing yourself that is universally used. Some schools just call that "plagiarism." Others call it "self-plagiarism" or reusing papers. A minority of schools calls that "dovetailing." That may be the odd word you're looking for.