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borrows

verb
present tense third-person singular of borrow

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to take for one's own use (something originated by another)
  • borrowed the basic plot from a book of tales, but put her personal stamp on the story

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“Borrows.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/borrows. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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