## truncate

### truncate.01 - *shorten/remove part of a word, mathematical figure*

TRUNCATE-V NOTES: Roleset for 'truncate' based on parallel additions to VerbNet, PropBank, and sense groupings. Framed by Claire (from truncate.01-v)#### Aliases:

truncate (v.)

#### Roles:

ARG0-PAG:

ARG1-PPT:

ARG2-EXT:

ARG3-VSP:

ARG4-PRD:

*agent, cause of truncation*ARG1-PPT:

*word, number being shortened*ARG2-EXT:

*extent of truncation, how much was removed?*ARG3-VSP:

*original length, size*ARG4-PRD:

*end state, final length, size after truncation*#### Shortening words

The librarianARG0

truncatesrel

the wordARG1

by adding an asterisk at the end of the wordARGM-MNR

.#### Shortening numbers, with arg4

The numbers 1.4142 and 1.4987ARG1

canARGM-MOD

be truncatedrel

to 1.4ARG4

.