BINARY FEATURE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Linguistics. Feature of the phonemic system of language that has 2 mutually exclusive aspects such a svoiced and unvoiced . BINARY FEATURE: "A binary feature is where b and p are similar but different and b is voiced and p is unvoiced." Related Psychology Terms BINARY FEATURE ARTIFICIAL LANGUAGE MINIMAL PAIR SOUND CHANGE GENETIC LINGUISTICS SEGREGATION ANALYSIS NOMINAL SCALE SOCIAL NEUROSCIENCE PHONEMICS MUTUALLY EXCLUSIVE EVENTS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BINARY FEATURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/binary-feature-2/ (accessed March 2, 2021).