Predicate: deforest

Roleset id: deforest.01 , remove trees, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

deforest.01: DEFOREST-V NOTES: Edited by hwangd (from deforest.01-v)


deforest (v.)
deforestation (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: remover (vnrole: 10.8-Agent)
        Arg1-DIR: victim, source trees removed from (vnrole: 10.8-Source)
        Arg2-PPT: trees, forest, thing removed (vnrole: 10.8-Theme)

Example: deforest-v: Transitive

        Europe has deforested the majority of its historical forests

        Arg0: Europe
        Rel: deforested
        Arg1: the majority of its historical forests

Example: deforestation-n

        Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest accelerated significantly between 1991 and 2004,

        Rel: deforestation
        Arg1: of the Amazon rainforest