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Argelians
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Planet: Argelius II. Despite the hedonistic nature of the natives of Argelius II, their planet has long been known as a friendly shore-leave spot for Starfleet — even after the murderous...

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Tribble
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Origin: unspecified. A small animal characteristically soft, furry, and pleasing to most humanoids (with the exception of Klingons). Tribbles give off a soft purring sound that is...

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Trials and Tribble-ations
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The Defiant is returning from Cardassian space with the Bajoran Orb of Time. A Klingon named Arne Darvin, surgically altered to look human, has come aboard as a passenger. He uses the Orb to send...

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Breen
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Planet: name unspecified. A humanoid species from a cold planet who operate in a politically non-aligned manner and are reputed to be aggressive, with outposts in Sector 97. It is presumed that...

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tea, mint
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Aromatic tea, with strong qualities that can help stimulate the digestive system.   Picard offered Sarek's second wife Perrin a cup of light-amber mint tea during her visit aboard ship. She...

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Kriosians
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Planet: Krios. The tall, slender humanoid members if this species share similarities in their skin pigments — a dark-spotted, skin pattern along the hairline and down the neck and spine...

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Bajorans
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Planet: Bajor Humanoid race, distinguished outwardly only by extra wrinkles at the bridge of the nose, have wandered the galaxy and settled on various worlds ever since their homeland was...

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Cardassians
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Planet: Cardassia   Tall, long-necked, humanoid in appearance, marked by several bony protrusions and ridges: one from the shoulder to under the ears, whose bottom lobes in turn are more...

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Changeling
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Origin: Gamma Quadrant Little is known about this strange race. They call themselves Changelings, a name adopted from others' use. The Changelings are the highest order in a Gamma Quadrant...

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Emissary, Part I
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For six days during Stardate 43997, Captain Jean-Luc Picard of the Starship Enterprise was held captive by a sinister race called the Borg. The Borg altered the captain's appearance and mind and...

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Ferengi
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The homeworld of the Ferengi species is Ferenginar. The Ferengi have a culture which is based entirely upon commerce. They follow a code of conduct known as "The Ferengi Rules of Acquisition."...

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Frunalian
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Origin: the Alpha Quadrant. An alien species which took an early scientific interest in the discovery of the Bajoran wormhole near the Deep Space Nine space station. This species has also...

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Prophets
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Origin: Bajoran wormhole According to Bajoran religious doctrines, the prophets are the spiritual protectors and guides to the Bajoran peoples. Throughout Bajoran history, several unusual...

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Symbionts, Trill
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Only 300 symbionts are available for hosting each year on average. If a host is weak, the personality of the symbiont will overwhelm it. Unless its current Joined Host objects, a prospective Host...

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Trunkhead Aliens
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Planet: unspecified. Commonly seen in Federation faciliities such as DS9. A dull brown-skinned race with pointed upswept ears and a long, trunk-like, fleshy protrusion from the back of the skull...

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Wormhole Aliens
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Origin: The Bajoran wormhole. Non-corporeal, non-linear telepathic race who built the wormhole adjoining Bajor some 10,000 years ago and worshiped by the natives there as "The Prophets" because of...

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aubergine stew
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A creole dish native to Earth's Louisiana region, specifically New Orleans. Having learned the dish from his restaurateur father Joseph, Benjamin Sisko offered to cook this stew for his...

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Emissary, Part II
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On a distant outpost at the edge of the final frontier, an untested crew embarks on an unprecedented journey. For six days during Stardate 43997, Captain Jean-Luc Picard of the Starship...

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rations, emergency
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Emergency food packets to be consumed when food replicators are off-line. Personnel aboard DS9 just after the Cardassian withdrawal had to eat emergency rations.

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46401
Joranian ostrich
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Planet: name unspecified. An alien ornithic species with an extremely fearful disposition. Fear has developed notable evolutionary flaws in the species; if frightened, the Joranian ostrich is...

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Past Prologue
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Dr. Bashir is excited to meet Garak, the last Cardassian aboard Deep Space Nine and a rumored spy. He rushes to tell the rest of the crew, but they are busy rescuing a Bajoran, Tahna Los, whose...

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Tarkalean tea
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Amber-brown beverage (pronounced "tar-KAY-lee-un").   Tarkalean tea is widely popular on DS9 and Bashir's favorite drink during his first year at the station. It is available at both...

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46410
alpha-currant nectar
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A bitter, red-colored beverage poured into a shot glass said to be priceless among the Gamma Quadrant Wadis. After taking a taste after the Wadi Falow extolled its value, Quark didn't...

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Andolian Brandy
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A beverage of questionable value. Trying to weasel out of being caught running a rigged dabo table during the Wadis' visit, Quark offered to throw in a case of this beverage for their return...

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lokar beans
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A Ferengi vegetable Quark includes on his bar menu as a snack or appetizer. Sisko ate them for six hours before giving up on further diplomatic opportunites during the Wadi dabo marathon.

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Move Along Home
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Commander Sisko, in dress uniform, prepares to receive the first formal alien delegation from the Gamma Quadrant — a group from a newly discovered species known as the Wadi. Sisko, Kira,...

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Wadi
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Origin: Gamma Quadrant Space-faring and game-loving humanoid race (pronounced "WAH-dee") from an unspecified planet whose people are the first formally known to be contacted from the Alpha-Beta...

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46421
azna
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A health food. Jadzia Dax has long sworn by the benefits of azna, dating back to at least when Curzon was the Dax host. Jadzia preferred azna prepared steamed, claiming it...

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Garanian Bolites
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Extremely small creatures which act as irritants when they come into contact with humanoid skin, as two unsuspecting Bajorans learned due to a trick played on them by Jake and Nog in 2369.

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Man Alone, A
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The adjustment period aboard Deep Space Nine continues as transplants from across the galaxy attempt to come to terms with their new life and each other. O'Brien's wife Keiko misses the U.S.S...

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Babel
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Frustrated by the mechanical problems on the space station, O'Brien attempts to fix the food replicators. Little does he know, an alien device has found a way into the station circuitry. For some...

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Ferengi starduster
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A pinkish-orange drink served with a straw in a tall glass. Quark ordered an extra-strong mixture from the working replicator of an empty crew cabin during Deep Space Nine's aphasia quarantine....

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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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Kohlanese stew
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A stew that Quark nominally served from his food replicator. A bad batch, ordered when DS9's malfunctioning replicators almost drove away business, so disgusted the Markalian customer Asoth that...

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46495
Captive Pursuit
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While listening to a complaint about Quark's lascivious behavior from a Dabo girl, Sisko is alerted that an alien vessel is coming through the wormhole. The vessel contains a reptilian being named...

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Hunters
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Origin: unknown planet in the Gamma Quadrant. A humanoid race who live to pursue the Tosk in an endless life-and-death hunt, never contacted again after a single incident on DS9 in 2369 soon after...

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oatmeal
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Earth porridge made from ground oats. Oatmeal is still a breakfast favorite of many humans, including Jake Sisko. Nog used it as fake "Odo gel" to tease Varis Sul.

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Tosk
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Origin: Gamma Quadrant A reptilian race, bred by unspecified eugenicists to enjoy being hunted and provide as exciting and interesting a chase as possible. They live only to outwit their Hunters...

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Vulcans
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Planet: Vulcan A humanoid race, with copper-based blood, slightly green-tinted complexion and notably pointed ears, they are responsible in a large part for the founding of the Federation. Over...

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couscous
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A dish native to the North African region of Earth. Couscous (pronounced "KUSS-kuss") is a crushed grain that is steamed and normally served with vegetables or meat. This item is on Quark's menu...

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Q-Less
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Returning from a mission to the Gamma Quadrant on the other side of the wormhole, Lieutenant Dax and an ensign are trapped in their Runabout. While O'Brien works to free them, Dr. Bashir sees...

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Verathans
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Origin: the Gamma Quadrant. A humanoid race (pronounced "vuh-RATH-uns") whose civilization reached its height 30,000 years ago, spanning over two dozen systems interconnected with a highly...

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46578
Yridians
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Planet: name unspecified. This wrinkly-skinned alien species famed as information merchants was known to the Vulcans before humans, at least in the altered but impermanent future during Archer's...

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46594
Kobliad
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Origin: unspecified planet near the Bajoran system. Dying humanoid space-faring culture near the Bajoran system (pronounced "KOH-blee-add") who use Federation-supplied deuridium to stabilize their...

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Passenger
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Traveling in a runabout, Kira and Bashir pick up a distress signal from a disabled Kobliad ship. They beam over to discover an injured Kobliad woman named Ty Kajada, a security officer. Her...

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Raktajino
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Klingon coffee. Starfleet officers such as Tom Paris and Benjamin Sisko are known to be fond of raktajino. It is especially popular on Deep Space Nine.

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46649
blood fleas
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When flaked, these insects form part of a Ferengi delicacy. Both Rom and Zek enjoyed them, while a worried Quark was unable to eat.

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Dolbargi
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A culture capable of a self-induced death-simulation technique that is teachable to and usable by others, including Hupyrians and Ferengi — as servant Maihar'du taught Grand Nagus Zek.

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Hupyrians
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Planet: name unspecified. A tall, facially-wrinkled, white-skinned, mute, humanoid species, many members of whom can be found working for important Ferengi officials because the Hupyrians have a...

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Tarahongians
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Planet: name unspecified. A people (pronounced "tair-uh-HONG-ee-uns") who are naturally gullible — at least according to Quark, who shrugs off Grand Nagus Zek's praise at selling their...

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The Nagus
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It's business as usual for Quark at his bar, until he is approached by a Ferengi named Krax, who presents his father, Grand Nagus Zek, the elderly, shrewd, revered leader of the Ferengi business...

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46715
Altorans
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Origin: unknown. Rumored to be traders with the Miradorn species.

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Langour
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A pale pink beverage (pronounced "LANG-gore") that is highly prized, at least for ceremony. When meeting the twin Miradorns, Quark broke out his special flask, which he gently cradled during an...

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Miradorn
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Planet: name unspecified. A race (pronounced "MEER-a-dorn") in which all are twins who make up a single self as two halves of one being — a "quarrelsome people," according to Quark. Natives...

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Rakhari
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Planet: Rakhar, Gamma Quadrant. Humanoid race distinguished by heavy ridges down the nose and full heads of bushy hair. Aware and unafraid of space-farers, they cared little about outside contact...

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Vanoben
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Planet: name unspecified. The otherwise nondescript home (pronounced "van-NOBB-un") of a transport ship raided only two light years from Deep Space Nine, when an artifact similar to one being...

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Vortex
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While haggling with a pair of twinned Miradorns over a valuable goblet for which he had agreed to provide a buyer — until learning that the artifact in question may have been acquired...

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46729
Dal'Rok
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Planet: Bajor. A unique creature made of energy that is fabricated for five days of every year by the Bajoran Sirah to place two opposing villages against a mythical creature and thereby continue...

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jellybeans
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Candy concoction, a staple for humans with a sweet tooth and a former U.S. President. Out of bored mischief, Nog once tossed this 500-year-old Terran candy from his...

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larish pie
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A Bajoran dish. Woban, leader of the Navot faction on Bajor, complimented DS9's replicators on the version he was served.

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stardrifter
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A green, intoxicating beverage commonly served at Quark's in a short glass.   Kira once ordered a double during the stalled Paqu-Novat border talks.

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Storyteller, The
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Sisko and Kira play host on the space station to the leaders of two rival Bajoran factions — the Paqu and the Navot. Sisko has stepped in to mediate their land dispute in an effort to avert...

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Battle Lines
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Kai Opaka, Bajor's spiritual leader, pays a surprise visit to the station — her first journey away from her home planet. Sisko, Kira, and Bashir escort her on a tour of the station, and...

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Ennis/ Nol-Ennis
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Origin: Gamma Quadrant. Two humanoid factions of the same species who fought for so long they were banished to a prison moon to continue their fighting, able to finally die only if they escape the...

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Carnivorous Rastipod
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Origin: Bajor. An animal reputed for a distinct lack of grace — apparently, a beast with two left legs.

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Progress
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With the Federation's help, the Bajoran government is about to perform a massive energy transfer by tapping the molten core of its fifth moon, Jeraddo. In preparation, Kira and Dax make an orbital...

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roots
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Some unspecified root, an inch thick and hard with a light-brown potato-like skin, is chopped into segments about nine-inches long, grown on Jeraddo and prepared by farmer Mullibok for his...

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wine, Mullibok's
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Wine produced by a secluded Bajoran farmer and his associates on the planet Jeraddo.

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46853
Beneriam Hawk
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Planet: name unspecified. A predatory ornithoid life-form to whom Chief of Security Odo was compared on stardate 46853.2.

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Gunji jackdaw
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Origin: Alpha Quadrant. A species resembling an ostrich, spotted on Deep Space Nine's Promenade on stardate 46853.

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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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46910
Argosian
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Planet: Argosia. An alien species, one member of whom once threw a drink in Commander Sisko's face and nearly caused a brawl to break out.

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Dax
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Lieutenant Dax, preparing to return to her quarters for the evening, is being observed by a male Trill named Selin Peers. Ilon Tandro, a humanoid from Klaestron IV, joins him in the shadows....

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Klaestronians
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Planet: Klaestron IV. An advanced space-faring humanoid race that is distinguishable in appearance by an ear ridge that comes forward to the eye, raising the hairline over the ear. The world was...

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46922
Dramatis Personae
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Kira protests when Sisko allows a Valerian ship to dock at the station, because she believes that the Valerians are supplying weapons-grade dolamide to the Cardassians. However, before the...

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Kaleans
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Origin: unknown. An unfriendly group of this race (pronounced "CAL-ee-uns"), once confronted Curzon Dax and Commander Sisko on Rochani III.

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Modela aperitif
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A layered drink with a red bottom, an orange layer and a blue one poured last. Quark once whipped one up for Dax.

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Saltah'na
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Origin: Gamma Quadrant. An ancient race (pronounced "sul-tu-NAW") that was entirely destroyed by a massive power struggle. The events were described in a telepathic archive contained in energy...

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Valerians
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Origin: unknown. This humanoid space-faring race of the Alpha Quadrant delivered weapons-grade dolomide to the occupying Cardassians on Bajor and were suspected of still doing so in 2369 at DS9,...

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Arbazan
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Planet: Arbaza A humanoid race (pronounced "ARR-buh-zahn"), mostly distinguished in appearance by a high forehead hairline. The word is used as both the adjective and with "the" as the noun for...

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Avianoid Aliens
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Members of this unspecified humanoid species distinguished by white, shaggy hair and a beak-like mouth continuing up into a Klingon-like forehead ridge are seen frequenting DS9. One wealthy native...

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Bolians
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Planet: Bolarus IX A Federation race of humanoids, most distinguishable in appearance by the narrow yet distinctive ridgeline running at least from over the skull from the spine to the nose and...

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Forsaken, The
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Bashir plays reluctant host to a delegation of Federation ambassadors, one of whom happens to be Lwaxana Troi, mother of the Enterprise's counselor, Deanna Troi. Lwaxana creates a scene in Quark's...

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Liseppians
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Planet: Liseppia. A humanoid, non-aligned space-faring race distinguished by finger-like projections from the chin downward and a large, hard-skinned bare head with a pattern of ridges radiating...

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Nehru Colony
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Origin: Federation colony near station Deep Space 9 and the Bajoran system. Contacted via subspace link under the orders of science officer Jadzia Dax in 2369, in an attempt to rescue the...

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Wanoni Tracehound
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Planet: name unspecified. An predatory animal life-form rumored to take great pleasure in the pursuit of its prey. On stardate 46925.1, Constable Odo was heard comparing the romantically...

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Duet
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A Kobheerian freighter transports a passenger onto the space station who has a medical condition known as Kalla-Nohra. Kira recalls that the only cases of this were the result of a mining accident...

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Kobheerians
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Planet: name unspecified. The bald, reptilian-skinned space-faring race resembling Liseppians and Dopterians with a skull-encircling ridge are a common trader with Cardassia Prime directly.

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Maraltian Seev-ale
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A light green beverage Quark keeps in his private stock. Odo offered some to Kira in 2369, but it is unclear as to how he acquired it.

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sem'hal stew
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Cardassian dish.   Sem'hal stew was served to Aamin Marritza in the brig; he complimented the DS9 food replicators, though he would have preferred more yamok sauce.

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46996
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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Black Hole
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Ferengi beverage. Often served at Quark's, one version of the Black Hole is straight up. This drink is enjoyed by Boslic captain who unknowingly brought Li Nalas' earring to Bajor....

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Homecoming, The
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Kira is intrigued when Quark presents her with an earring he claims was delivered from Cardassia IV. She immediately recognizes the earring as that of Li Nalas, who according to legend is the...

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torte, icoberry
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A dessert featuring icoberries.   This dessert was programmed into DS9's replicators. Sisko once ordered one with a raktajino; Jake Sisko suggested it to the Skreean refugee...

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Yelikans
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Planet: name unspecified. Space-faring culture with a transport set for departure from Deep Space Nine in 2370, when Minister Jaro announced Kira's recall to Bajor.

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47114
Circle, The
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After Minister Jaro dismisses Major Kira and sends her back to Bajor, Sisko angrily confronts him about his actions. Jaro is surprised that Sisko is not happy to be rid of his troublesome officer,...

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candy bar
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Sweet treat, often made with chocolate, that has been popular on Earth for centuries. Still a treat among at least humans in the 24th century, an experimental one designed by Bashir during...

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combat rations, Starfleet
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Packaged in small hand-held packets, the food unit contains a timed released formula of all the nutrients the body needs for three days. Befitting his meat-and-potatoes food tastes, O'Brien loved...

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french onion soup
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Earth delicacy made from a sautéed root and meat broth. A favorite of Sisko's — which he wishes he had instead of O'Brien's combat rations during the guerilla holdout against Jaro's...

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Siege, The
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With less than five hours remaining before Bajoran forces are due to arrive, Sisko continues to evacuate Deep Space Nine. He elects to remain aboard to delay the station takeover, and is pleased...

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