Predicate: volatilize

Roleset id: volatilize.01 , make volatile, convert into gas, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

volatilize.01: VOLATILIZE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'volatilize' based on internet usage examples, expansion via VN. VerbNet entry 45.4, but usage seems to be strictly intransitive; comparison with 'ionize.' (from volatilize.01-v predicate notes)


volatilize (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of volatilization (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity ionized (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument or manner, if separate from arg 0 (vnrole: 45.4-Instrument)

Example: Intransitive

        It suggests little chlorine gas (Cl2) would have been emitted during dishwasher usage, since liquid chlorine will volatilize when it is in the form of HOCl

        Arg1: liquid chlorine
        ArgM-MOD: will
        Rel: volatilize
        ArgM-TMP: when it is in the form of HOCl