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advertency


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Advertence  \Ad*vert"ence\,  Advertency  \Ad*vert"en*cy\,  [OF. 
  advertence,  avertence  LL  advertentia  fr  L.  advertens  See 
  {Advertent}.] 
  The  act  of  adverting,  of  the  quality  of  being  advertent; 
  attention;  notice;  regard;  heedfulness. 
 
  To  this  difference  it  is  right  that  advertence  should 
  be  had  in  regulating  taxation.  --J.  S.  Mill. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  advertency 
  n  :  the  process  of  being  heedful  [syn:  {advertence}] 




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