Predicate: bifurcate

Roleset id: bifurcate.01 , split in two, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bifurcate.01: BIFURCATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bifurcate' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from bifurcate.01-v predicate notes) BIFURCATION-N NOTES: (from bifurcation.01-n)


bifurcate (v.)
bifurcation (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: splitter (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing split (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)

Example: I don't know what this means, but it's a beautiful sentence

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

        Suffice it to say that if this were a New York Yankees-Mets series, or one between the Chicago Cubs and White Sox (hey, it's possible), you'd need uniformed police in every other seat to separate opposing fans, and only the suicidal would bifurcate their bonnets.

        Arg0: only the suicidal
        ArgM-MOD: would
        Rel: bifurcate
        Arg1: their bonnets

Example: in a frag

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

        aortic bifurcation posterior margin, biopsy

        Arg1: aortic
        Rel: bifurcation
        Argm-loc: posterior margin