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Meaning of ADVERTENCE

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the process of being heedful
 

ADVERTENCE is a 10 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: advertency
 
 See Also: attentiveness, heed, paying attention, regard

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.

 

 

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