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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ad·vert /ædˈvɝt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·vert v. i. [imp. & p. p. Adverted; p. pr. & vb. n. Adverting.]  To turn the mind or attention; to refer; to take heed or notice; -- with to; as, he adverted to what was said.
    I may again advert to the distinction.   --Owen.
 Syn:- To refer; allude; regard. See Refer.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a public promotion of some product or service [syn: ad, advertisement,
           advertizement, advertising, advertizing]
      v 1: give heed (to); "The children in the audience attended the
           recital quietly"; "She hung on his every word"; "They
           attended to everything he said" [syn: attend, hang,
           pay heed, give ear]
      2: make a more or less disguised reference to; "He alluded to
         the problem but did not mention it" [syn: allude, touch]
      3: make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection
         with the invention" [syn: mention, bring up, cite, name,