feature story

noun
1.
a newspaper or magazine article or report of a person, event, an aspect of a major event, or the like, often having a personal slant and written in an individual style. Compare follow-up ( def 3b ), hard news, news story.
2.
the main or most prominent story in a magazine.
Also called feature.


Origin:
1910–15

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