ME. adverten, from OF. advertir "to notice", from L. advertere "to turn toward". See adverse.
- UK|informal An advertisement, an ad.
French: t+|fr|pub f
- To turn attention.
- To call attention, refer; construed with to.
#:He adverted to the problem in the opening paragraph.
#*2007 September 9, the w:Holy See|Vatican (trans.), w:Pope Benedict XVI|Pope Benedict XVI (speaker), speaking in German at w:St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna|St. Stephen's Cathedral, Austria,
#*:At a time when creation seems to be endangered in so many ways through human activity, we should consciously advert to this dimension of Sunday, too.