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warp drive
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The main propulsion system for most starships that is capable of faster-than-light travel. The core of the warp drive uses  to control the annihilation of matter and antimatter. This...

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warp factor
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Warp factor is the unit used to measure faster-than-light travel, where 'c' is equal to the speed of light. Each increase of one warp is computed geometrically. Warp ten is theorized to be...

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Dulmur
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Humorless field agent from the Federation Department of Temporal Investigations. Dulmur and partner Lucsly interrogated Sisko about the Defiant's time-travel jaunt to 2267, where he and his crew...

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Lucsly
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One of the Department of Temporal Investigations investigators assigned to debrief Sisko after the U.S.S. Defiant's voyage to 2267. Lucsly took notes and had a basic knowledge of Bajorans.

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Waddle, Barry
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False name used by Arne Darvin upon disembarking at Deep Space 9 in 2373. Waddle was supposed to be a human salesman hawking a line of kevas and trillium.

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Watley, Lieutenant
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Woman who joined the U.S.S. Enterprise's crew roster in 2267 after an assignment on the U.S.S. Lexington NCC-1709. Watley may have been Julian Bashir's great-grandmother.

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Kang
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Legendary Klingon commander whose exploits ensured him a place in the Hall of Heroes, as told in G'Trok's poem 'The Fall of Kang', an epic so important it is required reading at Starfleet Academy....

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Holodeck
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The generic name, especially in use aboard Federation starships, for the "smart" virtual reality system as evolved by the 2360s — a technology that combines transporter, replicator and...

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Q
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(Played by John de Lancie) STARFLEET LIFEFORM FILE: "Q" Full Name: Q Date of birth: (ageless)Place of...

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Worf
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(Played by Michael Dorn) PERSONNEL FILE: Worf Last Starfleet Rank: Lieutenant Commander Current position: Federation Ambassador to Qo'noS; previously, strategic operations officer, Deep Space...

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Rozhenko, Alexander
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Born in 2366, Alexander is the son of Worf and the late Federation Ambassador K'Ehleyr. Although Alexander spent his infancy with his mother, following her death he returned to Earth to live with...

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B'Etor
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(Portrayed by Gwynyth Walsh) Younger, seductive and more volatile sister of Lursa who, after brother Duras' death in 2367, headed their powerful family in pursuit of leading the Empire. Leaving...

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Lursa
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(Portrayed by Barbara March) Older, more plotting sister of B'Etor who, after brother Duras' death, together headed their powerful family in pursuit of leading the Empire. She is the mastermind...

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Dolak, Gul
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Commander of a Cardassian warship force, he led a 2368 effort to assassinate the Bajoran militant Orta through an assault on Orta's carrier-class spacecraft.

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biochips
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Cybernetic inserts found in members of the Borg. Placed into the body via surgery, the chip enhance the physical capabilities of Borg individuals as well as generating organic material needed for...

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antilepton interference
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Type of particle field that can interfere with subspace radio. In 2369, Cardassian forces jammed subspace communications between Deep Space Nine and Starfleet with antileptons.

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Bashir, Dr. Julian
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PERSONNEL FILE: Bashir, Julian, M.D. Rank: Lieutenant Current assignment: Chief Medical Officer, Deep Space Nine Full Name: Julian Subatoi Bashir Year of birth: 2341 Parents: Richard and Amsha...

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Dax, Curzon
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Male Trill who was the seventh host to the Dax symbiont, a noted Federation dignitary, aficionado of Klingon culture, and something of a womanizer (which ultimately killed him). Joined from 2285...

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Doran
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Female officer aboard the U.S.S. Saratoga when it was attacked in 2367 by the Borg at the battle of Wolf 359. Later, a Bajoran Prophet used Doran's image to communicate with Sisko.

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Dukat, Gul
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The former Cardassian prefect of Terok Nor (renamed Deep Space Nine by the Federation), Dukat has proven himself a survivor as well as an expert tactician at political intrigue and combat. He has...

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holosuite
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Terms for the recreational holodeck facilities located on the second floor of Quark's bar on Deep Space Nine.

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Jasad, Gul
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Cardassian warship commander in 2369 who threatened to retake Deep Space 9 as Terok Nor, or to destroy it.  

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Kira Nerys
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BAJORAN ARCHIVAL RECORDS FILE: (duplicated as) DS9 BAJORAN SERVICE PERSONNEL FILE: Kira Nerys Rank: Colonel, Bajoran Militia Current assignment: Commanding officer, Deep Space Nine; previously,...

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Laporin , Captain
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A Benzite Federation captain who attended Starfleet Academy simultaneous with Benjamin Sisko. Laporin died in 2372 at the hands of Klingons ruled by the Gowron Changeling.

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Morn
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Male Lurian, a frequent, exceedingly composed patron at Quark's who panicked when Quark warned him of a rumored Dominion invasion. A shrewd financier with a shady past, Morn faked his own death in...

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Nog
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PERSONNEL FILE: Nog Rank: Lieutenant Current residence: Station Deep Space 9 Full Name: Nog Species: Ferengi Date of birth: ca. 2353 Place of birth: Ferenginar Parents: Father, Rom; Mother,...

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O'Brien, Miles
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PERSONNEL FILE: O'Brien, Miles Edward Rank: Chief petty officer, senior chief specialist Current assignment: Professor of Engineering, Starfleet Academy; previously, Chief of Operations, Deep...

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ODN
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Acronym for Optical Data Network. The system of fiber-optics used on Federation starships by the ship's computers for data transmission. Deep Space Nine used a similar network, but it was poorly...

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Odo
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PERSONNEL FILE: OdoPosition: Security chief, Bajoran Militia, DS9 detachmentSpecies: Founder ChangelingGiven Name: Odo'italDate of...

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Opaka, Kai
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The spiritual leader of the Bajorans through the latter days of the Cardassian occupation and the heady first months of freedom in 2369, Opaka determined that Sisko's arrival at DS9 was in...

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pulse compression wave
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Added to a phaser blast , the pulse compression wave will increase the destructive power of a phaser. In 2369, Chief Operations Officer O'Brien used the pulse compression wave to defend Deep Space...

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Quark
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  DS9 STATION RESIDENCE DATABASE FILE: Quark Occupation: Owner and bartender/host, Quark's Bar, DS9Full Name: QuarkYear of birth: c. 2333, Terran equivalentPlace of...

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Sisko, Benjamin
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PERSONNEL FILE: Sisko, Benjamin Full Name: Benjamin Lafayette Sisko Year of birth: 2332 Place of birth: New Orleans, Earth Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Sisko (update: it has been learned that...

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Sisko, Jake
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DS9 RESIDENT DATABASE FILE: Sisko, Jake Occupation: Writer, Reporter Full Name: Jake Sisko Year of birth: 2355 Parents: Capt. Benjamin Sisko (MIA 2375) and Jennifer Sisko (d. 2367); no siblings...

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Sisko, Jennifer
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Federation scientist who married Benjamin Sisko and had one child, Jake, before being killed in 2367 by the Borg. A mirror-universe Jennifer was separated from her husband and worked for the...

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Taluno, Kai
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Bajoran religious figure from the 22nd century whose ship was almost swallowed by the heavens near the Denorios Belt. Taluno's story, plus other sightings, helped locate the Bajoran wormwhole in 2369.

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thoron field
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Energy field that Deep Space Nine can produce to block outside sensor scans.

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46392
energy distribution net
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Generic nomenclature for the Cardassian shipboard equivalent of Starfleet's electro-plasma system: the shipwide power system.

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46401
communicator, Bajoran
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The Bajoran symbol on a pin, as worn by Kira and Odo, is also used as a communicator in the style of the Starfleet version but is worn on the right breast rather than the left.

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Danar, Gul
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Commander of the Cardassian warship Aldara. In 2369 Gul Danar contacted Commander Sisko of Deep Space 9 to demand the return of Bajoran terrorist Tahna Los, who had been granted asylum aboard the...

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Garak, Elim
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A smooth-talking, self-professed "plain and simple tailor" was DS9's lone Cardassian resident, exiled there upon Starfleet's arrival and eventually confirmed after much circumlocution as a former...

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Los, Tahna
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Bajoran freedom fighter; a contemporary of Kira Nerys. Tahna's faction, the Kohn-Ma, despised Federation aid as much as the Cardassian occupation. Tahna hoped destroying the wormhole would...

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Rollman, Admiral
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Starfleet officer. In 2369, Major Kira Nerys contacted Admiral Rollman from Deep Space Nine to express her resentment over Commander Sisko's reluctance to grant political asylum to the Bajoran...

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Chandra
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A little girl who was part of the Wadi game of Chula. Chandra sang a song and played hopscotch on Wadi symbols built into the floor of the game's maze. A player could only move to the next level...

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Falow
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Head of the Wadi delegation that arrived at Deep Space 9 in 2369, the first formal contact between the Alpha and Gamma Quadrants. Bearing the title Master Surchid, Falow led the patrons of Quark's...

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klon peags
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Wadi instruments resembling chopsticks that was prized in Wadi culture and have a variety of uses. In 2369, Falow proposed a stake of klon peags in a wager with Quark, but Quark declined to accept...

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McCoullough, Captain
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Officer who revised Starfleet's first contact protocol. In 2369, Sisko wished that McCoullough was on Deep Space 9 to supervise first contact with the gambling Wadi.

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46421
Altonian brain teaser
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A holographic puzzle which Dax has been attempting to solve for over 440 years.

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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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Lauriento massage holoprogram #101-A
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Holosuite program available at Quark's bar on space station Deep Space Nine. This program provides the customer with a body massage by a humanoid woman with webbed hands. On stardate 46421.5 the...

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Zayra
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Bajoran manager of the Transit Aid center on Deep Space Nine. In 2369, Zayra fomented anti-Odo hysteria when it seemed as though Odo had murdered another Bajoran on the station.

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Access Tunnel
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Maintenance corridors on Deep Space Nine which allow station personnel access to vital circuitry and other utilities. In 2369, a Bajoran resistance device hidden in a tunnel leading to food...

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aphasia device
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Terrorist weapon created by the Bajoran resistance to spread an aphasia virus into the food replicators aboard Deep Space Nine. During the station's construction in 2351, one such device was...

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Asoth
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Irate patron of Quark's bar, who complained that the Kohlanese stew being served was terrible. Even Quark had to agree.

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Blin, Galis
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A Bajoran official contacted by Major Kira in 2369 to get help during an outbreak of the aphasia virus.

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diboridium core
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Small power generators of Cardassian design. The Bajoran resistance constructed an aphasia device powered by a diboridium core that was accidentally triggered on Deep Space Nine in 2369.

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Elig, Dekon
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Bajoran geneticist, Higa Metar resistance fighter, and inventor, along with assistant Sumak Ren, of the aphasia virus. Dekon died escaping the Velos VII internment camp on Bajor in 2360.

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Jabara
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Medical attendant in the infirmary on Deep Space 9. Jabara often provided paramedical expertise to Dr. Julian Bashir during surgery and other medical emergencies.

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Jaheel, Captain
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Commander of a freighter bound for Largo V with a shipment of Tamen Sahsheer that docked at Deep Space 9 in 2369. Jaheel was considerably unhappy at waiting for days for Chief O'Brien to adjust...

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mooring clamps
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Mechanisms used at Deep Space Nine to hold docked ships in place at their assigned docking ports.

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Surmak, Ren
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Bajoran resistance fighter. As geneticist Dekon Elig's assistant on DS9, he helped create the aphasia virus booby trap. In 2369 Surmak was chief administrator of the Ilvian Medical Complex.

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46495
arva nodes
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Component of Tosk's ship damaged prior to his visit to Deep Space Nine in 2369. Arva nodes were used to convert space matter into fuel for propulsion, similar to a ramscoop.

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graviton field
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Component of a tractor beam that enhances the structural strength of an object undergoing towing. In 2369, Deep Space Nine was endangered by an unknown life form contained inside an alien artifact...

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ramscoop
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Also known as a Bussard collector. A ramscoop uses magnetic fields to collect hydrogen from interstellar for fuel. Chief O'Brien compared ramscoops to the arva nodes in Tosk's ship damaged in...

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Sarda, Miss
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Dabo girl whose contract at Quark's contained a clause regarding sexual favors and the bar's proprietor. Sisko later dismissed this clause and said it could be ignored.

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security sensor
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Sensors protecting the airlocks and entrances to interior areas of Deep Space Nine. The sensors can detect weapons and sound an alarm.

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Tosk
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First lifeform from the Gamma Quadrant to appear on Deep Space 9. Tosk was a trained target for Hunters from his world. Miles O'Brien offered Tosk shelter, but Tosk chose to fulfill his duty.

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46531
EPI capacitor
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Door mechanism on Starfleet runabouts that can open a door by bypassing the actuation servos.

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graviton
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Elementary particle of matter that transmits gravitational energy.

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Kolos
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An associate of Quark's, Kolos attended an auction of Gamma Quadrant objet d'art collected by Vash. Kolos paid 36 bars of gold-pressed latinum for a statue, and bid 3,000 bars for another item.

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MK-12 scanner
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A security device used for identify verification. The array office on the Promenade of Deep Space Nine uses such a scanner to verify the identify of individuals storing valuables there. While on...

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Obscure, Rul the
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Member of a species whose custom dictates that they keeps their heads covered. At an auction on DS9 in 2369, Rul purchased a gold necklace obtained by Vash while in the Gamma Quadrant.

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Pauley, Ensign
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Starfleet worker on DS9 in 2369. Returning from the Gamma Quadrant drained his runabout, the U.S.S. Ganges, of power and oxygen. Dr. Bashir escorted Pauley to the infirmary.

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Promethean quartz
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An internally naturally glowing mineral that has a high commercial value. Vash, an archaeologist and entrepreneur, while in the Gamma Quadrant, stumbled upon a geode resembling a Promethean...

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Stol
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Quark's cousin. Stol gave Vash 105 bars of gold-pressed latinum for a Gamma Quadrant artifact in 2369. In 2371 Quark's mother claimed to be writing Stol but was conducting business.

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tritium
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A slightly radioactive hydrogen isotope with an atomic weight of 3, hazardous if in high concentrations. Tritium gas was used on Deep Space Nine in 2369 to track particle flow back to a dangerous...

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Woo, Professor
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Daystrom Institute scientist eager to overlook Vash's past transgressions in exchange for a first-hand report on the Gamma Quadrant.

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antigrav
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Anti-gravity repeller technology used in hand-held grips or pallets to allow handling of overly massive cargo, and in medical rehabilitation therapy. Two antigravs were attached to Nomad to move...

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Durg
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Mercenary underling of Kobilad criminal and deuridium-thief, Rao Vantika. Vantika was dissatisfied with Durg's performance, and eventually murdered him.

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energy containment cell
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Mechanism that can store neural patterns of an individual. One such cell was used in 2369 to hold the consciousness of Rao Vantika.

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Kajada, Ty
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Kobliad security official who pursued Rao Vantika for two decades before capturing him. A spacecraft accident landed them at Deep Space 9, where Kajada eventually destroyed Vantika's consciousness...

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microscopic generator
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Apparatus used by Rao Vantika to transfer his mind into Dr. Bashir in 2369.

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Primmin, Lieutenant George
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Starfleet security officer on Deep Space Nine. Primmin began his career as security officer in 2363.

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subspace shunt
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Security lockout bypass device used by Kobliad criminal Rao Vantika. With it, he gained control of various computer systems.

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Vantika, Rao
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A criminal scientist from the Alpha Quadrant planet Kobliad who successfully evaded the Koblian authorities for two decades. He had been procuring life-prolonging substances when captured on Deep...

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argine
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An explosive mounted in a Ferengi locator bomb that was targeted at then-Grand Nagus Quark in 2369.

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Barbo
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Quark's cousin who was imprisoned for selling defective warp drives to the Tarahong government. Quark was also involved in the scam, but he betrayed Barbo to the Tarahong authorities and kept all...

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Gral
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During Quark's brief time as Grand Nagus in 2369, Gral, a Ferengi businessman, threatened Quark's life if he did not show him favor.

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Hoex
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Ferengi entrepreneur who attended a high-level Ferengi business conference on Deep Space 9 organized by Grand Nagus Zek in 2369. Turot could not be seated next to Hoex because Hoex had acquired...

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Krax
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Grand Nagus Zek's son. Zek tested Krax's character by appearing to die in 2369 after naming Quark the next Grand Nagus. Krax passed.

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locator bomb
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Advanced weapon mounted with a sorium argine explosive that could seek out and track a target using sensors capable of detecting the pheromones of the targeted individual. In 2369, Rom and Krax...

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Maihar'du
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An intimidating Hupyrian male employed by Grand Nagus Zek as a personal servant. He is completely devoted to Zek, who is the only person to whom Maihar'du will speak.

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Nava
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Ferengi businessman. In 2369 his brilliant acquisition of the Arcybite mining refineries in the Clarus System earned him special mention at a meeting called by Grand Nagus Zek at Quark's bar.

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Zek, Grand Nagus
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The former Grand Nagus of the Ferengi Alliance was at least 100 years old, and had a mute Hupyrian servant, Maihar'du, constantly at his side. The epitome of all that his race holds dear, Zek was...

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Ah-Kel
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A Miradorn who had a symbiotic relationship with his twin Ro-Kel. When Ro-Kel was killed in 2369 during a robbery by Gamma Quadrant fugitive Croden, Ah-Kel's bond with his twin was severed, and he...

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Exarch
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Official from the Nehelik Province of planet Rakhar. In 2369, he demanded that the Rakhari fugitive Croden be extradited from Deep Space 9.

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Ro-Kel
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Miradorn male killed by Croden on Deep Space 9 following a business dispute with Quark. Ro-Kel's twin, Ah-Kel, became obsessed with killing Croden in revenge for his brother.

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toh-maire
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High explosive gas pockets found in the Chamra Nebula. In 2369, Odo escaped an attacking Miradorn ship by leading it through a toh-maire cloud, which ignited and destroyed the Miradorn vessel.

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Yareth
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Rakhari girl sentenced to death for her father Croden's crimes. Yareth escaped execution by hiding in stasis on a Chamra Vortex asteroid. In 2369, with some help from Odo, Yareth and Croden were...

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Hovath
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Inhabitant of a village on Bajor who was apprentice to the Sirah. Hovath studied for nine years to be the next Sirah, learning the secrets of the storyteller. Hovath was nevertheless unready to...

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