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English definition of “feature”


noun [C]     /ˈfiːtʃər/
something that makes a product, machine, or system different, and usually better, than others of a similar type: The new smart phone has all the features of existing models, plus added extras. innovative design featuresadded/additional features The wireless network consists of a standard wireless infrastructrure, plus added features such as the ability to control the allocation of bandwidth.innovative/new feature With every software update come new features to protect users, including parental controls and spam feature Several safety features, for example, airbags, seat belts, and child seats, were tested.distinctive/distinguishing feature A distinguishing feature of Mexico's industrial structure is the large proportion of small businesses vis a vis large companies.important/key feature Reliability is the key feature of all our products. → See also call feature
(Definition of feature noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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