from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The state or quality of being shrubby.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun Quality of being shrubby.
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- noun The quality of being
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Examples of recent treeline advance include a 40 m increase in the elevation of the subarctic treeline in northern Sweden during the 20th century , an increase in shrub growth in Alaska , and an increase in shrubbiness and larch advance in the northeast Russian European Arctic .
Aerial photographs show a general increase in shrubbiness in arctic Alaska  and indigenous knowledge also reports an increase in shrubbiness in some areas.
Satellite measurements, aerial photographs, and indigenous knowledge show a recent increase in shrubbiness in parts of the Arctic.
And one such situation is the one his shrubbiness finds himself in now.