They form unstable addition products with sodium ethylate or methylate.
Last night, however, I managed to secure and methylate a good-sized scorpion.
The latter is then made to methylate a product, aniline, derived indirectly from coal-tar.
methylate meth·yl·ate (měth'ə-lāt')
v. meth·yl·at·ed, meth·yl·at·ing, meth·yl·ates
To mix or combine with methyl alcohol.
To combine with the methyl radical.