- (acronym) . biphasic acid scavenging utilising ionic liquids.
- Proper noun. (given name, male) , in quiet but steady use in the UK.
- Noun. A plant (''Ocimum basilicum'').
- Noun. The leaves of this plant used as a herb.
- Noun. The angle to which a joiner's tool is ground away.
- Verb. (transitive) To grind the edge of a tool to an acute angle.