Predicate: dorsiflex

Roleset id: dorsiflex.01 , flexion in the dorsal direction, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dorsiflex.01: DORSIFLEXION-N NOTES: Relation to verb-flex.01. (from dorsiflexion.01-n) DORSIFLEX-V NOTES: Automatically added alias.


dorsiflex (v.)
dorsiflexion (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: Agent, flexor
        Arg1-PPT: Flexing part, muscle

Example: dorsiflex-v

        In the present report, [the patient]-1 was unable *PRO*-1 to dorsiflex his foot

        Arg0: *PRO*-1
        Rel: dorsiflex
        Arg1: his foot

Example: dorsiflexion-n

        Musculus gastrocnemius tightness (MGT) is the most common cause for impaired dorsiflexion of the ankle joint

        Argm-mnr: impaired
        Rel: dorsiflexion
        Arg1: of the ankle joint