Baffin Island
geographical name island NE Canada N of Hudson Strait; largest in Arctic Archipelago area 183,810 square miles (477,906 square kilometers)

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  • Baffin Island —   [ bæfɪn aɪlənd], Baffinland [ bæfɪn ], größte Insel des Kanadisch Arktischen Archipels und fünftgrößte Insel der Erde, verwaltungsmäßig Teil der Northwest Territories Kanadas, 507 451 km2, rd. 4 000 Einwohner; durch Davisstraße und Baffinmeer… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Baffin Island — er verdens femtestørste ø. Øen har et areal på 476.088 km2, og beliggende i Ishavet. Baffin Island er en del af Nordvestterritoriet i Canada …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Baffin Island — 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) …   English World dictionary

  • Baffin Island — Infobox Islands name = Baffin Island Île de Baffin image caption = image size = locator map custom = no native name = ᕿᑭᖅᑖᓗᒃ ( Qikiqtaaluk ) native name link = Inuktikut nickname = location = Northern Canada coordinates =… …   Wikipedia

  • Baffin Island — a Canadian island in the Arctic Ocean, between Greenland and N Canada. ab. 1000 mi. (1600 km) long; 190,000 sq. mi. (492,000 sq. km). Also called Baffin Land. * * * Largest island in Canada and fifth largest island in the world (183,810 sq mi… …   Universalium

  • Baffin Island — Position der Baffininsel innerhalb des kanadischen Territoriums Nunavut Satellitenbild der Baffininsel Die Baffininsel (engl. Baffin …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Baffin Island — Sp Bãfino salà Ap Baffin Island angliškai Sp Bãfino Žẽmė Ap Terre de Baffin prancūziškai L Arkties vand., Kanada (Nunavutas) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Baffin Island — /bæfən ˈaɪlənd/ (say bafuhn uyluhnd) noun a large Canadian island between Greenland and Hudson Bay. 476 100 km2; about 1530 km long. {named after William Baffin} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Baffin Island — noun the 5th largest island and the largest island of Arctic Canada; lies between Greenland and Hudson Bay (Freq. 1) • Instance Hypernyms: ↑island • Part Holonyms: ↑Arctic Ocean, ↑Canada …   Useful english dictionary

  • Baffin Island — noun An island in Nunavut, Canada, north of the Canadian mainland …   Wiktionary

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