Predicate: circumscribe

Roleset id: circumscribe.01 , set/define limits, confine, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

circumscribe.01: CIRCUMSCRIBE-V NOTES: Created by Claire (from circumscribe.01-v) CIRCUMSCRIBED-J NOTES: Based on Thyme and Sharp data. Comparison to circumscribe.01. No VN class. Framed by Katie. (from circumscribed.01-j)


circumscribe (v.)
circumscribed (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, entity imposing limits
        Arg1-PPT: thing limited, confined
        Arg2-GOL: mention of limit on arg1, confined to what?

Example: limiting search area

        Therefore, video searches should be classified as vertical searches, and as compared to words, [their search area]-3 is easier *PRO* to circumscribe *T*-3.

        Arg0: *PRO*
        Rel: circumscribe
        Arg1: *T*-3

Example: be enclosed

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

        A yellow-tan shaggy breast parenchyma is moderately circumscribed.

        Arg1: A yellow-tan shaggy breast parenchyma
        Argm-ext: moderately
        Rel: circumscribed.