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advisory

adjective uk   /ədˈvaɪ.zər.i/ us    /-zɚ-/
giving advice: She is employed by the president in an advisory capacity.

advisory

noun [C usually plural] uk   /ədˈvaɪ.zər.i/ us    /-zɚ-/ mainly US
an official announcement that contains advice, information, or a warning: weather/travel advisories Television companies sometimes broadcast advisories before violent movies.
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