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Biscay

[bis-key, -kee] /ˈbɪs keɪ, -ki/
noun
1.
Bay of, a bay of the Atlantic between W France and N Spain.
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Biscay

/ˈbɪskeɪ; -kɪ/
noun
1.
Bay of Biscay, a large bay of the Atlantic Ocean between W France and N Spain: notorious for storms
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Bay of Biscay [(bis-kay)]

Arm of the Atlantic Ocean in western Europe, bordered by the west coast of France and the north coast of Spain.

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