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An ice-clogged body of water between Greenland and the eastern islands of Canada's Arctic Archipelago, including Ellesmere, Devon, and Baffin Islands. It connects with the Arctic Ocean to the north and west and with the Atlantic Ocean to the south by way of Davis Strait.
(Placename) part of the Northwest Passage, situated between Baffin Island and Greenland
[named after William Baffin]
a part of the Arctic Ocean between W Greenland and E Baffin Island.
|Noun||1.||Baffin Bay - a body of water between Greenland and northeastern Canada; connected with the Arctic Ocean to the north and with the Atlantic Ocean (via the Labrador Sea) to the south; icebound in winter|