Rolesets - distill


distill.01 - remove impurities

DISTILL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'distill' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 10.4.1. (from distill.01-v predicate notes)


distill (v.)
distil (v.)


ARG0-PAG: remover of impurities, agent
ARG1-PPT: impurities
ARG2-DIR: source, pure substance

no impurities mentioned

So , following both the style he pursued as President Ford 's national security adviser and the recommendations of the Tower Commission , Gen. Scowcroft has pruned the NSC staff and tried to ensure that it-1 sticks to its assigned tasks -- namely , gathering the views of the State Department , Pentagon and intelligence community ; *trace*-1 serving as an honest broker in [*]-1
that informationARG2
for the presidentARGM-PNC
and then making sure presidential decisions are carried out .
ARG0: [*]