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  1. William,1584?–1622, an English navigator who explored arctic North America.
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Examples from the Web for baffin

Historical Examples of baffin

  • They were on the shore of Baffin's Bay, on the way to Europe.

    The Voyages and Adventures of Captain Hatteras

    Jules Verne

  • The doctor wanted to know if the current existed also in Baffin's Sea.

  • Luck would have it so, or Baffin's Bay wouldn't have been closed.

  • You all know what became of the crew that did follow him in his first cruise to Baffin's Sea?

  • They crossed on sleds to Baffin Island and in homemade boats to Greenland.