Predicate: coarctate

Roleset id: coarctate.01 , an abnormal narrowing or stricture of a blood vessel or other organ, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

coarctate.01: COARCTATION-N NOTES: comparison to verb-narrow.01. (from coarctation.01-n) COARCTATE-V NOTES: Automatically added alias.


coarctation (n.)
coarctate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Cause, agent (likely rare)
        Arg1-PPT: Blood vessel or organ coarctated
        Arg2-EXT: EXT, amount narrowed by
        Arg3-DIR: Start point
        Arg4-LOC: End point

Example: coarctate-v: args 1, 2

        Both specimens are somewhat irregularly grown, especially the larger one (B), and have at a certain period of growth coarctated the circumference of the calicle and formed, as it were, a new calicle with a new theca within the old calicle (fig. 6) and then again enlarging to the former size.

        Arg1: Both specimens
        Argm-tmp: at a certain period of growth
        Rel: coarctated
        Arg2: the circumference of the calicle

Example: coarctation-n: with both the narrowed vessel and the owner/medical patient

        He asks whether this patient might benefit from surgical repair of his coarctation of aorta.

        Argm-loc: his
        Rel: coarctation
        Arg1: of aorta