Area 51

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Unclear, but perhaps from a grid numbering system of the area by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC); while Area 51 is not part of this system, it is adjacent to Area 15.

Proper noun[edit]

Area 51

  1. (informal) A military base in Nevada, rumored to be where the US government hides extra-planetary alien visitors.