Predicate: desalinate

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desalinate.01: DESALINATE-V NOTES: Created by Claire (from desalinate.01-v)


desalinate (v.)
desalination (n.)
desalinize (v.)
desalinization (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of loss of salt, agent (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: patient, thing losing salt (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)

Example: desalinate-v: simple transitive

        ...The uses of atomic energy have contributed to all areas of life and have
        positively affected economic and social growth in different countries of the world,
        wheter in *PRO* combating serious diseases, improving the quality of industrial and
        agricultural production, producing electricity, or desalinating water.

        Arg0: *PRO*
        Rel: desalinating
        Arg1: water

Example: desalination-n

        A minimum energy consumption for sea water desalination of around 1 kWh/m3 has
        been determined, excluding prefiltering and intake/outfall pumping.

        Arg1: sea water
        Rel: desalination