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verb feature pronunciation in American English /ˈfitʃər/
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present tense
present participlefeaturing
past tensefeatured
past participlefeatured
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  1. [transitive] if something features a particular person or thing, they are an important part of it
    a concert featuring music by Haydn and Mozart
    feature someone/something in something: Her work will be featured in a new exhibit.
    feature someone/something on something: This month’s magazine features the new James Bond on the front cover.
    feature someone/something as: The movie features Minnie Driver as a young French student.
    1. a.
      [intransitive] to be an important part or aspect of something
      feature in: She has already featured in two award-winning movies this year.
      Jazz and Blues feature prominently in the magazine.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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