Predicate: decompose

Roleset id: decompose.01 , (cause to) break down, decay, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

decompose.01: DECOMPOSE-V NOTES: Frame file created by Arrick based on ebc; nominal 'decomposition' based on BOLT-7. Member of VNcls entity_specific_cos-45.5 (from decompose.01-v) DECOMPOSITION-N NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from decomposition.01-n)


decompose (v.)Rotting
decomposition (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of decomposition
        Arg1-PPT: thing undergoing decomposition (vnrole: 45.5-patient)

Example: deocmpose-v

        The pages have been decomposing.

        Arg1: the pages
        Rel: decomposing

Example: decomposition-n

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

        Mites are involved in the decomposition of animal carcases and human corpses at every stage.

        Rel: decomposition
        Arg1: of animal carcases and human corpses