- Bay of, a bay of the Atlantic between W France and N Spain.
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The passage was stormy--the Bay of Biscay, in particular, giving us a touch of its qualities.
Falling in with an American in the Bay of Biscay, we got a barrel of beef which lasted us in.
Both the suit and the armada were left in the bay of Biscay, and the queen an old maid.Who Was Who: 5000 B. C. to Date
Because we were on the coast of the Bay of Biscay when the vessel was wrecked.The Universal Reciter
We were tossed about in the Bay of Biscay, making scarcely any progress.Six Letters From the Colonies
- Bay of Biscay a large bay of the Atlantic Ocean between W France and N Spain: notorious for storms
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