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meth·yl·ate

 (mĕth′ə-lāt′)
tr.v. meth·yl·at·ed, meth·yl·at·ing, meth·yl·ates
1. To introduce one or more methyl groups into (a molecule).
2. To mix or combine with methyl alcohol.
n.

meth′yl·a′tor n.
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methylate

(ˈmɛθɪˌleɪt)
vb
1. (Chemistry) (tr) to mix with methanol
2. (Chemistry) to undergo or cause to undergo a chemical reaction in which a methyl group is introduced into a molecule
n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for methoxide
ˌmethylˈation n
ˈmethylˌator n
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meth•yl•ate

(ˈmɛθ əˌleɪt)

n., v. -at•ed, -at•ing. n.
1. any derivative of methyl alcohol, as sodium methylate, CH3ONa.
2. any compound containing the methyl group.
v.t.
3. (in a compound) to replace (one or more hydrogen atoms) with the methyl group.
4. to mix with methyl alcohol, as in the denaturation of ethyl alcohol.
[1825–35]
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methylate


Past participle: methylated
Gerund: methylating

Imperative
methylate
methylate
Present
I methylate
you methylate
he/she/it methylates
we methylate
you methylate
they methylate
Preterite
I methylated
you methylated
he/she/it methylated
we methylated
you methylated
they methylated
Present Continuous
I am methylating
you are methylating
he/she/it is methylating
we are methylating
you are methylating
they are methylating
Present Perfect
I have methylated
you have methylated
he/she/it has methylated
we have methylated
you have methylated
they have methylated
Past Continuous
I was methylating
you were methylating
he/she/it was methylating
we were methylating
you were methylating
they were methylating
Past Perfect
I had methylated
you had methylated
he/she/it had methylated
we had methylated
you had methylated
they had methylated
Future
I will methylate
you will methylate
he/she/it will methylate
we will methylate
you will methylate
they will methylate
Future Perfect
I will have methylated
you will have methylated
he/she/it will have methylated
we will have methylated
you will have methylated
they will have methylated
Future Continuous
I will be methylating
you will be methylating
he/she/it will be methylating
we will be methylating
you will be methylating
they will be methylating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been methylating
you have been methylating
he/she/it has been methylating
we have been methylating
you have been methylating
they have been methylating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been methylating
you will have been methylating
he/she/it will have been methylating
we will have been methylating
you will have been methylating
they will have been methylating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been methylating
you had been methylating
he/she/it had been methylating
we had been methylating
you had been methylating
they had been methylating
Conditional
I would methylate
you would methylate
he/she/it would methylate
we would methylate
you would methylate
they would methylate
Past Conditional
I would have methylated
you would have methylated
he/she/it would have methylated
we would have methylated
you would have methylated
they would have methylated
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These results may suggest that the [m.sup.5]C methylations are selectively methylate transcripts having functions.
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Such an aberrant DNA methylation in cancer cells is catalyzed by DNA methyltransferases Dnmt3a and Dnmt3b, which predominantly recognize and methylate RCGY sequences with formation of R(5mC)GY sites.
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Working off that study and drawing upon the already sequenced microbial metagenomes in a plethora of environmental samples of mud, soil and other collected substances--3,500 samples to be exact--the researchers found commonalities that led them to identify biomarkers for the potential to methylate mercury.
[37] has shown that Dnmt3a and Dnmt3b have consensus sequences to methylate DNA (T/A/C)(A/T)(T/G/A)CG(T/G/C)G(G/C/A) and (A/C)(C/G/A)(A/G)CGT(C/G)(A/G).
The mushroom-producing fungi reduce and methylate the pteroylmonoglutamates into activated folates.
Although the bacterial homologs of N6AMT1 have been shown to methylate DNA N6-adenine (Stephens et al.