Baffin Bay


noun

a part of the Arctic Ocean between W Greenland and E Baffin Island.

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British Dictionary definitions for Baffin Bay

Baffin Bay
/ (ˈbæfɪn) /

noun

part of the Northwest Passage, situated between Baffin Island and Greenland

Word Origin for Baffin Bay

named after William Baffin, 17th-century English navigator
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