Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The character of being branchy; the state of being full of branches.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Fullness of branches.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality of being branchy.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

branchy +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Darwin assumed that the richness of the taxonomic hierarchy was correlated with the branchiness of evolutionary trees ( "branchiness" refers to the extent of diversity within a part of the evolutionary tree; branchy parts of the tree are comprised of many lineages).

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  • Darwin assumed that the richness of the taxonomic hierarchy was correlated with the branchiness of evolutionary trees ( "branchiness" refers to the extent of diversity within a part of the evolutionary tree; branchy parts of the tree are comprised of many lineages).

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  • Often, it i 'necessary to prune the stems to encourage stump sprouting and branchiness.

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  • Their study did not address autocorrelation in branchiness of trees.

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