Predicate: compact

Roleset id: compact.01 , make compact, compress, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

compact.01: COMPACT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'compact' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from compact.01-v predicate notes) COMPACT-V NOTES: Added by Julia for ICE.


compact (v.)
compaction (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of compaction
        Arg1-PPT: thing getting compacted

Example: compact-v: passive

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        Mr. Johnson, of the Berkeley seismographic station, said: ``Landfill can be done if it-1's properly compacted [*-1].

        ArgM-MNR: properly
        Rel: compacted
        Arg1: [*-1]

Example: compaction-n

        Vibratory plate and spiked or pad roller compactors (at right) can be attached to tracked excavators to provide mechanical compaction of trench backfill, mostly for buried utilities.

        Argm-mnr: mechanical
        Rel: compaction
        Arg1: of trench backfill