Roleset id: impair.01 , to cause to diminish, diminished, Source: , vncls: , framnet: impair.01: IMPAIR-V NOTES: Frames file for 'impair' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from impair.01-v predicate notes) IMPAIRED-J NOTES: (from impaired.01-j)
Arg0-PAG: Stimulus (vnrole: 31.1-Stimulus)
Arg1-PPT: entity impaired (vnrole: 31.1-Experiencer)
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle
The department would be required to block the buy-out if the acquisition is likely to financially weaken a carrier so that safety-27 would be impaired [*-27]; its ability to compete would be sharply diminished; it would be put into foreign control; or if the transaction would result in the sale of airline-related assets -- unless selling such assets had an overriding public benefit.