noun, plural a·vi·sos.
a boat used especially for carrying dispatches; dispatch boat.
Origin of aviso
1625–35; < Spanish, noun derivative of avisar to advise
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The shipping-agent yields assent; inserts a second aviso in the Spanish paper, addressed to marineros of all nations.The Flag of Distress