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  • v. Present participle of advert.


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  • From 25 years in adverting and design I am still amazed by junior graphic designers ‘playing’ with typefaces, sorry the A doesen’t work.

    cover up

  • Similarly, General Betrayus is to be commended for his contributions to adverting defeat in Iraq.

    Matthew Yglesias » ADL Hits Petraeus

  • As for the lawyers, Dick Leighton informs me that he is the absolute very best false adverting lawyer ever to exist anywhere in the world to speak about puffing.

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • I'll have to pick that book up! you're piece of bacon reminded me of a guy dressed in blue the other day. he was a "massage board" adverting some studio nearby and asked if i wanted a finger massage as a sample .. .um, yeah.

    Rejectionist Book Review Smorgasbord Day Four

  • So when I have been in the kitchen this month, it's been more about adverting over-ripening disasters and damage control than actually lingering over the aromas and textures of all this glorious produce that's coming my way, from every direction.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • The zor can and will normally seek remedy for the lost royalty and adverting payments as a result of that decision.

    Sonic's Extra Hour Denied By Aurora City Council

  • The Advertising Standards Authority's committee of advertising practice (CAP) and broadcast committee of adverting practice (BCAP) are expected to report in the early autumn on changes to the way broadband speeds are advertised.

    UK broadband connections 'only half as fast as advertised'

  • As long as companies like Google and Facebook are transparent and don't violate their own privacy policies, there's nothing surreptitious or evil about this -- it's the way social adverting works.

    Larry Magid: Yet Another Google Attempt at Social Networking

  • April 21st, 2009 at 3: 14 pm good censor it, lose the free adverting for a ton of stuff, have kids realize its all a scam to get you into a contract for a phone then drop them on mass for early termination fees so bell can try the next scam on people.

    UK mobile providers launch censorship plan

  • As an attorney, Adam helps entrepreneurs build great companies, focusing on ecommerce, online and mobile apps, network services, and online marketing and adverting.

    Stephen Estes: Google's Motorola Acquisition Shifts the Battle


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  • The definition given by Wordnik 'Present participle of advert.' is hardly helpful. Webster's 1828 dictionary defines it as: attending to, regarding, observing, which is certainly what it meant in the context of what I was reading. It is most closely linked to advertence and the Wordnik definitions for this tie up with Webster's.

    October 27, 2015