What does the word feature mean?

Usage examples for feature

  1. The river is the chief feature in the scenery, and in the life of amusement. – Oxford by Lang, Andrew
  2. A characteristic Messianic feature is contained in ver. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  3. But there was another feature which was still worse. – The Extermination of the American Bison by William T. Hornaday