Predicate: circumcise

Roleset id: circumcise.01 , perform circumcision, surgical removal of foreskin, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

circumcise.01: CIRCUMCISE-V NOTES: Edited by hwangd (from circumcise.01-v) CIRCUMCISION-N NOTES: (from circumcision.01-n)


circumcision (n.)
circumcise (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, cause (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing circumcised (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)

Example: Passive

        [Housman and his brothers]-1 were circumcised *-1 in 1873.

        Rel: circumcised
        Arg1: *-1
        Argm-TMP: in 1873

Example: with agent

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        After the Dr.'s circumcision of the boy, she cleaned and dressed the incision.

        Arg0: the Dr.'s
        Rel: circumcision
        Arg1: of the boy