Meaning of ADVERTISEMENT in English
n.1 a public notice or announcement, esp. one advertising goods or services in newspapers, on posters, or in broadcasts.
2 the act or process of advertising.
3 archaic a notice to readers in a book etc.
Etymology: earlier avert- f. F avertissement (as ADVERTISE)
Oxford English vocab. Оксфордский английский словарь. 2012