Predicate: ossify

Roleset id: ossify.01 , to make bone or like bone, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

ossify.01: OSSIFY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'ossify' based on internet usage examples, expansion via VN. VerbNet entry 45.4, comparison with 'solidify.' (from ossify.01-v predicate notes) OSSIFICATION-N NOTES: ossify.01 (from ossification.01-n) OSSIFIED-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from ossified.01-j)


ossified (j.)
ossify (v.)
ossification (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of solidification (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity made bone-like (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
        Arg2-PRD: result, attribute of arg 1

Example: No Agent

        For permaculture-1 to remain alive - and *-1 not ossify into dogma - it must also change.

        Arg1: *-1
        Rel: ossify
        Arg2: into dogma

Example: Arg1

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

        Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL) is a pathological process whereby the PLL becomes progressively calcified, often leading to symptomatic spinal canal or foraminal stenosis.

        Rel: Ossification
        Arg1: of the posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL)