Bay of Biscay

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Noun1.Bay of Biscay - an arm of the Atlantic Ocean in western EuropeBay of Biscay - an arm of the Atlantic Ocean in western Europe; bordered by the west coast of France and the north coast of Spain
Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean - the 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east
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These processes were applied to data series obtained in six nearby stations placed in the Cantabric Sea, which is an area of wide tidal variations and, thus, proper for this study.
With this aim, we have selected five different locations within the Musel Port (Gijon, Spain) and a secondary station in Santander Harbour, all of them in the Cantabric Sea.
Gipuzkoa Province (San Sebastian is its capital) is located in the northeastern area of the Basque country of Spain, bordered by the Cantabric Sea and France to the north; Madrid is located in the center of Spain (415 km from San Sebastian); and Vitoria (in Alava Province) is located in the north of Spain (110 km from San Sebastian).