the state or quality of being .
to remark or comment; refer (usually followed by to): He adverted briefly to the news of the day. to turn the attention (usually followed by to): The committee adverted to the business at hand. Historical Examples It will furnish me, also, with an opportunity of adverting to some errors in the work of Messrs Savigny […]
to announce or praise (a product, service, etc.) in some public medium of communication in order to induce people to buy or use it: to advertise a new brand of toothpaste. to give information to the public about; announce publicly in a newspaper, on radio or television, etc.: to advertise a reward. to call attention […]