Baffin Island Definition

proper name
Island off the NE coast of Canada, north of Hudson Strait: part of Baffin region of Nunavut: c. 195,928 sq mi (507,452 sq km)
Webster's New World
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pronoun

An island in Nunavut, Canada, north of the Canadian mainland.

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An island of eastern Nunavut, Canada, west of Greenland and south of the Queen Elizabeth Islands. It is the fifth-largest island in the world.
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Origin of Baffin Island

  • Named after William Baffin, English explorer

    From Wiktionary

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