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advertent

[ad-vur-tnt] /ædˈvɜr tnt/
adjective
1.
attentive; heedful.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; < Latin advertent- (stem of advertēns, present participle of advertere), equivalent to ad- ad- + vert- turn + -ent- -ent
Related forms
advertently, adverb
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