Roleset id: proliferate.01 , prosper, become abundant, Source: , vncls: , framnet: proliferate.01: PROLIFERATE-V NOTES: For a second I misparsed 'proliferate' and thought it meant"make intoa foe of abortion". (from proliferate.01-v) PROLIFERATION-N NOTES: ~proliferate.01 (from proliferation.01-n)
Arg0-PPT: thing becoming abundant (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)
Example: basic usage
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle
Joint-research programs have proliferated as U.S. companies seek to spread the risks and costs of commercializing new superconductors and to meet the challenges posed by foreign consortia, especially in Japan.
Arg0: Joint-research programs
ArgM-CAU: as U.S. companies seek to spread the risks and costs of commercializing new superconductors and to meet the challenges posed by foreign consortia, especially in Japan
person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns
The U.N. convened to discuss strategies to prevent the proliferation of nuclear weapons.
Arg0: of nuclear weapons