An advisory memorandum regarding airworthiness.
An example of an advisory is the report written when a committee looks into the possibility of building a new playground in an impoverished neighborhood, and based on the information gathered they detail their findings and recommendations.
An example of an advisory committee is when a city wants to know the environmental impact of putting a campground in on the lake, so they hire a group of people to look into the pros/cons and make a report.
A weather advisory.
The advisory committee could only offer advice, but since that was almost always accepted they had real power.
The consultant's advisory recommendations were selectively adopted.
The Coast Guard issued a small craft advisory, warning little boats to watch out for bad weather.
An advisory committee.
Origin of advisory
- advisor + -y