a model of a person's general knowledge or of their semantic memory suggesting that information can be described as sets of features. An example of this is the set of features that define that that shape is a bird and not something else..

FEATURE MODEL: "We use a feature model to know what a thing is."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FEATURE MODEL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/feature-model/ (accessed October 21, 2021).