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I'dania
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Homeworld (pronounced "ih-DANN-ee-uh") of a native species, two of whom are sent to DS-9 as assasins in 2373. It is also the home of the spice pudding, a famous dessert.

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I'danian spice pudding
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An extremely rich dessert, white with a creme on top, which many residents of Deep Space 9 have a weakness for. Disappointed with the varieties he found on Earth during the trip back to get the...

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I, Borg
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Picard sends an Away Team to investigate the wreckage of a small craft, where they find the only survivor is an adolescent Borg. The Captain initially shows no sign of wanting to help, however,...

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I, Mudd
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Norman, an android pretending to be a member of the U.S.S. Enterprise crew, takes control of the starship and her crew, taking them to an unnamed planet where Kirk discovers an old nemesis ......

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I-Chaya
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Spock's beloved childhood pet sehlat, I-Chaya watched over young Spock during his youth. When seven-year-old Spock ventured into the perilous desert known as Vulcan's Forge in 2237 (8877 on the...

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I.K.S. Klothos
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A Klingon D-7 class battle cruiser, the I.K.S. Klothos was under the command of Captain Kor in 2269. That same year, the Klothos was trapped temporarily in the extradimensional realm of Elysia, an...

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Iadara Colony
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Origin: Federation Colony. Otherwise unmentioned, this colony of humans exist in another quantum reality which was unintentionally visited by Lieutenant Worf in 2370.

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Ibudan
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Humanoid racketeer in medical supplies, and murderer, who arrived at Deep Space 9 in 2369, seeking vengeance against Odo for having sent him to jail years earlier.

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Icarus Factor, The
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When Riker is offered a captain's position on the Starship Aries, the U.S.S. Enterprise heads for Starbase Montgomery so he can be briefed on the assignment. Arriving at the Starbase, Riker is...

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ice salt
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A seasoning, otherwise unspecified, where just a dash is used in the broth of a complex dish developed by Dr. Gideon Seyetik over the course of several years.

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Icheb
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Brunali adolescent male who was assimilated by the Borg and then "adopted" by the U.S.S. Voyager after being abandoned by the Collective. Icheb — abducted from a Class-1 transport in Grid...

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Iconia
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Homeworld to an extinct race long thought mythical until clues to its location at coordinate 227-m-359 near the Romulan side of the Neutral Zone were discovered by the late Capt. Donald Varley...

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Iconians
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A highly-advanced society that reached its peak just before dying out about 200,000 years ago, based from a homeworld now near the Romulan side of the Neutral Zone. Dubbed by history as...

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iconic display console
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Computer-mind interface system created by Lieutenant Barclay in 2367 when his intelligence had been enhanced by Cytherian influence.

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Icor IX
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The Astrophysics Center there is due to hold a symposium on rogue star clusters in 2366 while the Enterprise is in for maintenance overhaul at Starbase 12. Dr. Crusher says that's not what she had...

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Identity Crisis
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Geordi's friend and former shipmate, Susanna Leijten, informs him that the two of them are the only crew members remaining from an Away Team that once investigated the mysterious disappearance of...

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Idran
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A Gamma Quadrant ternary star (pronounced "EE-drahn") that includes a supergiant orbited by twin O-type companions is the closest one to the Bajoran wormhole in its quadrant, only 4.7 light-years...

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If Wishes Were Horses
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While Sisko, Kira, and Dax investigate readings of unusually high thoron emissions coming from the plasma field in their area of space, O'Brien reads his daughter Molly a bedtime story about...

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Igel, DaiMon
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Petitioner to memory-impaired Grand Nagus Zek in 2373. Igel wanted to know if he should sell his duranium futures on the open market or the Ferengi Futures Exchange, a simple query that baffled Zek.

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Ikalian Asteroid belt
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Presumed home of the Kriosian rebels after attacks on neutral freighters occured there, aided by the actinides in the asteroids that confuse sensors.

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Ikat'ika
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Jem'Hadar officer at Dominion internment camp 371 who was put to death by his Vorta superior for failing to slay Worf in a mano a mano duel.

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Ilari
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Delta Quadrant homeworld of the same-named race, with large oceans and at least five moons. Its uniglobal government is divided into provinces.

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Ilario, Lieutenant Hector
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Twenty-two-year old Starfleet pilot shot through the heart by Chu'lak's TR-116 rifle. Ilario was shot in his quarters on DS9 after celebrating victory over six Jem'Hadar attack ships.

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Ilia, Lt.
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(Played by Persis Khambatta)A female Deltan navigator who briefly served aboard the refit U.S.S. Enterprise in 2271 under James Kirk. She had once had a romantic relationship with Cmdr. Will...

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Iliana
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Undercover operative for the Obsidian Order and daughter of Tekeny Ghemor, variously rumored to be dead or in hiding. In 2371, Kira Nerys impersonated Iliana, igniting a father-daughter like bond...

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Ilidaria
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An inhabited planet just 3 light-years from the point the singularity is encountered.

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Ilidarians
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Planet: name unspecified. A technological and mostly friendly race known to Neelix who might be able to help rescue a ship trapped in a singularity's event horizon. Tuvok and Chakotay do later...

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Iloja of Prim
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Serialist poet from the Cardassian First Republic, late 21st or early 22nd century. Iloja lived in exile for a time on planet Vulcan. Tobin Dax met him while on Vulcan, and got the impression...

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Ilon Tandro's ship
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Tandro took this ship to Deep Space Nine, in an effort to extradite Dax in order for Curzon Dax, a former host of the Dax symbiont, to face murder charges.

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Ilyra VI
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A charming planet with an innocent and friendly populace, Ilyra VI was visited between 2267 and 2269 by Harcourt Fenton Mudd. The conman sold them the fake deed to Starfleet Space Academy before...

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Image in the Sand
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Three months after a possessed Gul Dukat killed Jadzia Dax and sealed the wormhole, life on Deep Space Nine has changed. Kira, the acting commander, is upset when Admiral Ross informs her that the...

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Imaginary Friend
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After learning from a young Enterprise resident named Clara that she has an "Invisible friend," Troi reassures the girl's father, Daniel Sutter, that the practice is normal. Since Clara has...

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Imaging Chamber
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Aboard the Sickbay facilites on the NX-class starship, this chamber is the self-contained system used to view whole bodies for intense scanning within a cylinder, built into the bulkhead. A gurney...

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imaging scanner
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Device within a transporter that creates a molecular-resolution image of the individual being transported, and allowing for creation of a rematerialization matrix. Transporters use redundant...

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Iman
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Iman has starred in a variety of TV and films, including Miami Vice and the Oscar-winning Out of Africa, before co-starred in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country" as the chameloid Martia....

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Immamura, Lieutenant
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Member of landing party number two, under Lieutenant Commander Kelowitz, searching for shuttlecraft Galileo on Taurus II in 2267. Immamura was injured by indigenous humanoids, suffering a...

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Immunity Syndrome
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The U.S.S. Enterprise is en route to Starbase 6 for shore leave when Uhura receives a jumbled message from which all she can make out is a sector coordinate and the name U.S.S. Intrepid, a...

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immunocytic gel worms
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Part of the menagerie of life forms Dr. Phlox keeps onboard the Enterprise for medicinal purposes.

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Imperfection
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Seven of Nine watches as Rebi and Azan, two of the Borg children she had been taking care of since they were separated from the Collective, are reunited with their people, who agree to also give...

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Improbable Cause
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A peaceful afternoon is shattered when Garak's shop is destroyed by an explosion. Although the blast initially appears to be accidental, further investigation reveals that the explosion was, in...

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Impulse
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Enterprise picks up a distress call from a Vulcan ship, the Seleya, which T'Pol recognizes as a ship she once served on. The ship is located in a somewhat treacherous asteroid field — the...

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impulse drive
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Propulsion system used aboard spacecraft for travel at subwarp speeds, employing traditional Newtonian action-reaction thrust physics. Full impulse speed is about one-quarter light speed,...

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impulse fighter, Bajoran
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impulse sustainer
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Propulsion system used in vehicles such as sensor probes to provide thrust after the probe is launched.

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Imutta
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Family name of the Bajoran monk whom Vedek Porta killed, by pushing him over a railing on DS9's Promenade, because Porta considered his D'jarra unclean.

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In a Mirror, Darkly
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In the Mirror Universe, an amoral, imperialistic version of the Enterprise crew is led by Captain Forrest and his treacherous first officer, Archer. Archer has proposed that the ship head into...

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In a Mirror, Darkly, Part II
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Moment after watching Enterprise's fiery explosion, Archer and his team are attempting to escape on the Defiant. The Tholian ships try to trap them with their deadly web, but Archer and crew...

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In Purgatory's Shadow
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When the station picks up a mysterious coded message from inside the Gamma Quadrant that appears to be Cardassian, Garak is asked to analyze it. He reports that the message is insignificant, but...

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In the Cards
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As the Dominion threat to the Alpha Quadrant intensifies, Jake notices Sisko growing increasingly depressed. Hearing that Quark plans to auction off a collection of antiquities that includes...

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In the Flesh
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Conducting a surveillance mission of an alien structure, Chakotay finds himself on Earth at Starfleet Headquarters. He is surrounded by aliens posing as humans, and strikes up a conversation with...

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In the Hands of the Prophets
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While Keiko O'Brien is teaching her students about the scientific aspects of the wormhole, a Bajoran woman in religious garb, Vedek Winn, observes the class and calmly objects to Keiko's secular...

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In the Pale Moonlight
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Going over casualty lists, Sisko realizes there is only one hope of winning the war — the Romulans, who signed a non-aggression pact with the Dominion — must be convinced to join the...

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In Theory
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Ensign Jenna D'Sora, "on the rebound" after breaking up with her boyfriend, suddenly begins relating to her friend Data as something more than a friend. After the young woman kisses him...

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Inad
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Telepathic Ullian historian who was part of the delegation that visited the U.S.S. Enterprise-D in 2368. Adept in telepathic memory retrieval, she was an elder member of the delegation.

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Indiscretion
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A Bajoran smuggler tells Kira he has recovered a piece of metal that might be from the Ravinok, a Cardassian ship that disappeared six years ago with a group of Bajoran prisoners. A good friend of...

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Indri VIII
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A distant L-class planet, its system surveyed in 2309 had vegetation but no sign of animal life past or present. As the true first stop of Galen's cut-short quest for the secret of the shared...

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Industrial Light & Magic
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The Original Series was built using a shoestring budget, plaster sets and blinking lights; by the time the features and continuing television series came about, producers were able to push a...

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inertial dampers
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Mechanisms aboard starships to compensate for acceleration forces caused by speed changes.

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Inferna Prime
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A world, perhaps a UFP member or associate member, that hosts a UFP Grand Jury wanting to question Quarkin 2373. It lies at eight days' travel from DS9.

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infernite
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Component of a common explosive. Neela used this combination of this chemical and cabrodine to destroy Keiko O'Brien's school on Deep Space Nine in 2369.

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Infinite Regress
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When the U.S.S. Voyager encounters a Borg vessel's debris field, sensors also detect a Borg neural interlink frequency. Meanwhile, Seven of Nine hears voices in her head that cause her to change...

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Infinite Vulcan, The
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Near the edge of the galaxy, on the recently discovered planet Phylos, Captain Kirk leads a landing party in the exploration of a technologically advanced city that has been overrun with plant...

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Infirmary
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Term used by old Earth armies for a hospital ward, used for the medical facility on station Deep Space Nine when run by the station's first Starfleet chief medical officer, Dr. Julian Bashir.

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Inflatable Enterprise
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In 2270 (stardate 3183.3), when the Enterprise computer is infected by highly charged subatomic particles, it decides to pull a practical joke on three pursuing Romulans. Near the Neutral Zone, it...

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Inglatu
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(Portrayed by Brian Thompson)Dosi male negotiatiator who wouldn't sell Quark tulaberry wine during a meeting on his world, pointing out that the 100,000 vats discussed was more than existed on the...

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Inheritance
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The U.S.S. Enterprise travels to the planet Atrea IV in order to avert an impending natural disaster. Husband-and-wife scientists Pran and Juliana Tainer explain that Atrea's molten core is...

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Inheritors
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Planet: Inheritors' planet. The Inheritors, a humanoid race with pale, paper-white skin and two prominent bumps on their forehead, visited earth 45,000 years ago and implanted a genetic message...

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Inheritors planet
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A Delta Quadrant Class M jungle planet rich with polyferranide deposits and home to the Inheritors, a race that visited Earth ca. 42,500 BC.

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Initiate
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Another term for potential Trill host candidates.

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Initiations
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Janeway gives Chakotay permission to borrow a shuttlecraft so he can perform a solitary ritual commemorating his father's death. His vessel inadvertently drifts into Kazon-Ogla space and Chakotay...

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Inner Light, The
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An unsophisticated alien probe assumes a relative position, holding steady with the U.S.S. Enterprise, and releases a nucleonic particle stream that penetrates the ship's shields. Focusing solely...

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Innis, Valeda
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First Electorine or highest elected official of the planet Haven (also known as Beta Cassius). When a Tarellian ship approached Haven in 2364 carrying survivors from the Tarellian biological war,...

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Innocence
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While entering the atmosphere of an uninhabited moon, the shuttle piloted by Tuvok and Ensign Bennet is rocked by electrodynamic turbulence, causing it to crash. Bennet dies, but Tuvok realizes he...

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Inoprovalene
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A stimulant commonly used in Starfleet. Dr. Crusher injected it by hypospray at Worf's neck at the first sign of problems after his post-operative release from life support in 2368; a fluctuation...

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inpedrezine
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A treatment used for cranial trauma, following up use of an osteogenic stimulator on the fracture. A typical dose is 2 CCs.

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Inquisition
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Internal Affairs Officer Sloan arrives on the station, announcing that there has been a possible security breach. He believes an officer may be passing information to the Dominion and promptly...

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Inside Man
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After going without mail from home for over a month, the U.S.S. Voyager crew is looking forward to seeing the next datastream which is jammed in the ship's transceiver. Harry Kim and Seven of Nine...

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Inter Arma Enim Silent Leges
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On the eve of Dr. Bashir's departure for a conference on the Romulan homeworld, he's visited by Sloan, the director of Section 31, a secret and unsanctioned extremist entity within Starfleet...

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interceptor, Bajoran
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Interface
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Picard assigns Geordi to use his new capability of using his VISOR as a link between his brain and a mechanical probe to rescue the science vessel U.S.S. Raman, which has become trapped inside the...

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interface probe
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A remotely-controlled robotics device that allows work to occur in dangerous environments. The user is able to connect with the probe such that the senses believe the individual is actually in the...

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interlink sequencer
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Part of Lieutenant Commander Data's positronic brain. In 2369, Data increased his computational speed by setting his sequencer to asynchronous operation.

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intermix formula
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Mathematical equation used to determine the proper mix of matter and antimatter in the warp core reaction chamber among starship propulsion systems. Artificial wormholes could result if the mix is...

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internal power grid
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Synonym for EPS power distribution system aboard Federation starships.

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interphase generator
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Experimental device created by the Romulans in 2368 that combined a molecular phase inverter with a cloaking device. Matter exposed to the generator would partially exist on another spatial plane....

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interphase pocket
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An anomaly of subspace for warp-traveling vessels, as when one mass was snagged by the U.S.S. Mekong and clogged up its starboard nacelle, creating instability in the warp field and leading to a...

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interphasic compensator
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Hand-held device that, when connected to a starship's warp core, can be used to realign warp coils. After Captain Sisko used such a device on the U.S.S. Defiant to correct damage caused by the...

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intersat code
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A radio code adopted by humans to communicate with other sentient lifeforms shortly after First Contact in 2063. This method of communication was replaced by other codes later on in the century,...

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Interspecies Medical Exchange
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Vulcan-initiated program that facilitates the exchange of knowledge among physicians of many different species. Dr. Phlox served in the program prior to joining the crew of Enterprise. Phlox also...

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Interstellar Positioning Relays
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Mid 23rd century technology that allowed Starfleet to monitor remote boundries of Federation space. During a routine check, the U.S.S. Shenzhou discovered a relay that was intentionally...

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Into the Forest I Go
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Bypassing Starfleet's orders, Captain Gabriel Lorca uses the U.S.S. Discovery crew's ultimate asset, the ship itself, in an effort to end the war with the Klingons once and for all.

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intraship beaming
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Term referring to transporting between areas within the same starship, a process considered risky in the 23rd century due to less precise targeting and the chance of materialization within a...

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Intrepid, U.S.S. (NCC-1631)
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A Constitution-class Federation starship, registry no. NCC-1631, with an all-Vulcan crew destroyed in 2268 by a gigantic spaceborne amoeba creature near the Gamma 7A System. A year earlier, the...

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Intrepid, U.S.S. (NCC-38907)
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Excelsior-class Federation starship, registry no. NCC-38907. On Stardate 23859.7 (2346), the Intrepid was the first ship from Starfleet on the scene after the Romulan massacre at the Klingon...

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Intrepid-class starship
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The class of starship that includes the U.S.S. Voyager. The Intrepid-class starships are 345 meters in length, have a sustainable cruise velocity of warp 9.975, and 15 decks. Some of the...

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Invasive Procedures
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A violent plasma storm leads to the evacuation of Deep Space Nine, leaving a skeleton crew behind to maintain the station. Odo is suspicious when he learns that Quark is hiding in an airlock, but...

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invasive program
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Virus-like computer program designed by crewmembers of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D with the intention of destroying the Borg collective construct. The program, a paradoxical geometric...

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Invernia
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An anomaly of subspace for warp-traveling vessels, as when one mass was snagged by the U.S.S. Mekong and clogged up its starboard nacelle, creating instability in the warp field and leading to a...

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Invernia II
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Inhabited world with a native population and ties to the United Federation of Planets. Circa 2353 a massive ionic storm hit while young Julian Bashir and his father were out in one oif its remote...

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Invernians
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Planet: Invernia II. Apparently humanoid species (pronounced "ihn-VUHR-nee-ahnz") and linked to the United Federation of Planets by treaty, possibly as members. A native girl about 10 died while a...

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