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advertency

[ ad-vur-tn-see ]
/ ædˈvɜr tn si /
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noun, plural ad·vert·en·cies.
the state or quality of being advertent.
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Origin of advertency

First recorded in 1640–50; advert(ent) + -ency

OTHER WORDS FROM advertency

non·ad·vert·en·cy, noun
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