Definitions

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  • n. The quality of being branchy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Fullness of branches.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

Etymologies

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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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  • 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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