Frame Element Taxonomy

Frame Element Description

Frame Element Description
Frame ElementAffliction
Number of Definitions5
Number of Children0
Path to TopAffliction -> Ailment -> Problem -> Context -> Situation -> State -> Top


Definitions of Affliction
CureCThe Frame Element Affliction is generally the NP Object of a verb, frequently incorporating the Patient as a possessor, as described above:
InstitutionalizationPThe condition exhibited by the Patient , which is deemed to merit institutionalization by the Authority .
Medical_professionalsPThe particular disorder that the medical Professional treats. Most words in the frame inherently indicate this information.
Medical_specialtiesPThe disease or disorder that a specialist attempts to treat. This concept is normally incorporated in the name of the Specialty .
RecoveryCThis FE is the injury, pain or disease experienced by the Patient. Affliction occurs either as an External Argument of verbs or as a PP Complement of nouns or verbs: