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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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9521
Qo'noS
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Native name for the Klingon homeworld, a planet of the star Klingon and the site of the Imperial Empire's capital First City. It is sometimes standardized as "Kronos." It includes a lone huge...

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41153
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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45854
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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46379
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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Bajor
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The Class-M homeworld of the humanoid Bajoran race is Earth-like in appearance with large, blue oceans and seas that appear a little more greenish than Earth's from orbit. A "day" is a 26-hour...

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Bajoran Wormhole
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Discovered on stardate 46379.1 by Deep Space Nine science officer Jadzia Dax, the Bajoran Wormhole is the first and only completely stable wormhole known to the Federation, with either end...

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Bardakia
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Otherwise undescribed home world to a pronghorn moose whose call is known to be loud, obnoxious and mostly tuneless.

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Cardassia Prime
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The formal name of the Cardassian homeworld -- a world other than the third, fourth or fifth planet of the system -- although natives often informally drop the "Prime." Its capital city is awash...

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Denorios belt
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A charged plasma field in or near the Bajoran system that hosts the Alpha Quadrant end of the Bajoran wormhole. Though ships have always avoided it, a stranded Kai Taluno had first reported odd...

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Frunalia
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Otherwise undescribed world (pronounced froo-NAIL-ee-uh) with a strong interest in science and the Bajoran wormhole. It sends three science ships to study the phenomenon immediately upon its...

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Gamma Quadrant
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That quarter of the Milky Way Galaxy appearing to be located between 9 and 12 o'clock if the great plane of the galaxy is viewed as a clockface and the 6 o'clock position bisects the Sol system....

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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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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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Lapolis
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Star (pronounced LAPP-oh-liss) in the Alpha Quadrant. This system is supposed to be the first destination of the U.S.S. Enterprise after it leaves its initial stopover at Deep Space Nine. There...

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Lappa IV
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A Ferengi planet. This world is the native home of the flower pericules.

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Mars
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Home of the Utopia Planetia Starfleet base and orbital shipyards. They disappear with all other modern trappings when Bell's premature death changed the known future timeline.

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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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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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Setlik III
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Third planet in the Setlik system.   This location became infamous when an unarmed United Federation of Planets outpost along the formerly disputed border with Cardassia was subject to...

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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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Trill
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The formal name of the Trills' home world, only 37 hours from Deep Space Nine aboard the Defiant. One site of renown is the Hoobishan Baths. At least part of the government, organized in...

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Wormhole, Bajoran
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Prophesied and known reverently by the adjacent Bajorans as the 10,000-year-old Celestial Temple of the Prophets they worship, the first known stable wormhole on record was discovered on stardate...

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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
Bajor (star)
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A star with 14 planets whose appellation is commonly used for its largest and most populated world. The system has recently become independent again after decades of Cardassian occupation. It...

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Bajor VIII
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Eighth planet in the Bajoran star system with six colonies containing several thousand Bajoran settlers. Its proper name is Andros and it has at least two moons. Terrorist Tahna Los, after picking...

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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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Kraus IV
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Inhabited planet (pronounced "krowss") known for its silk lingerie -- even with replicators available -- which Garak stocks in his clothier store.

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Largo V
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Planet within trading range of Deep Space Nine. Destination planet of a load of perishable Tamen sasheer carried by Jaheel's warp freighter. It is distant enough from DS9 that the cargo will...

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46410
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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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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Korris I
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A world whose very dry estate-bottled champagne is located by Quark for Bashir during one of his early attempts to romance Dax.

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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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Ruji
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Otherwise unspecified world that hosts a steeplechase race once attended by Curzon Dax and Commander Sisko when the junior officer was no older than 27. The two also got involved with two...

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46423
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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Argos
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Star and sector namesake where the U.S.S. Enterprise-D was delayed while investigating Captain Picard's apparent death on stardate 47135.2.

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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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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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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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Tamen
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Tamen (pronounced "toh-MEN") is an otherwise unspecified source of a shipment of perishable sasheer that would spoil on a sublight trip from Deep Space Nine to Largo V.

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Velos VII
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Planet in Cardassian space (pronounced "VEE-lohs" or "VELL-ohs") where the empire ran an internment camp, ostensibly for Bajoran prisoners, until it was closed on stardate 46302 -- apparently...

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Alpha Quadrant
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That quarter of the Milky Way Galaxy appearing to be located between 6 and 9 o'clock if the great plane of the galaxy is viewed as a clockface and the 6 o'clock position bisects the Sol system....

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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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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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46531
Brax
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Gamma Quadrant planet, perhaps named directly after its star, where the unfriendly natives called Q the "God of Lies."

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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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Epsilon Hydra
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A star — actually a four-star primary — with at least seven planets, with Epsilon Hydra VII apparently Class-M and inhabited. It lies only about 140 light-years from Earth.

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Epsilon Hydra VII
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An inhabited planet with an advanced culture. Whether it has a planet-wide government or several, at least one is a monarchy whose Royal Museum has barred Vash.

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Erabus Prime
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Gamma Quadrant home world (pronounced "AIR-uh-bus") of a tiny insect that caused Vash's hair to fall out in clumps, with only Q to reverse the effect. Since she was there looking for relics, it...

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Errikang
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A star in the Gamma Quadrant with at least seven planets, with at least the last one inhabited where Q nearly caused the death of relic-stealing Vash.

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Errikang VII
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Inhabited planet (pronounced "AIR-ih-kang") in the Gamma Quadrant where Q nearly got Vash killed -- according to her; she was no doubt there plundering stolen artifacts.

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graviton
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Elementary particle of matter that transmits gravitational energy.

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Hoek
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A star (pronounced "HOE-ik") located within the Lantar nebula with at least four planets .

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Hoek IV
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A world in the Lantar nebula, currently populated or formerly inhabited by ancients. Its Sampalo relic is of interest -- one of the sights Q tries to tempt Vash with in rejoining him.

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Lantar nebula
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A nebula (pronounced "lun-TARR") which includes the star Hoek. The Sampolo relic is of interest on its fourth planet -- one of the sights Q tries to tempt Vash with in rejoining him.

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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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Mulzirak
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Unspecified planet or culture (pronounced "MUL-zih-reck") that is home to the transport ship Vash had planned to leave Deep Space Nine on.

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Mundahla
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A world (pronounced "moon-DOLL-uh"), possibly named after its own star in the Tellaris Cluster, whose natives or wildlife include the "star dancers" -- a feature known to Q and Vash.

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Myrmidon
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An inhabited planet (pronounced "MEER-muh-dun") where Vash is wanted dead or alive for stealing the crown of the First Mother. It is not detailed whether the monarchy involved is worldwide or one...

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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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Rokain
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Presumably the Beta Quadrant namesake home star to the Rokain civilization, in the neighborhood of Tartarus.

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Tartaras
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A star with at least five planets, presumably a Beta Quadrant native and a neighbor to the Rokain civilization of which it was once a part.

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Tartaras V
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World (pronounced "tuh-TAIR-us") that was home to one of the ancient, buried provincial capitals of the multi-system Rokain civilization.

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Teleris
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A collection of Gamma Quadrant stars (pronounced "tell-AIR-us"), which includes the planet Mundahla -- one of the sights Q tried to tempt Vash with in rejoining him in 2369.

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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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Vadris III
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A planet (pronounced "VAY-driss") whose inhabitants assume that they are the only intelligent species in the universe. This planet is one of the sights Q tried to tempt Vash with in rejoining him.

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Verath
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Gamma Quadrant star whose system, relieved of at least one artifact by Vash, gave rise to a same-named civilization on one or more of its planets that peaked some 30,000 years ago.

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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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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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Glessene
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Star with a system known well enough to be the namesake of a sector.

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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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Rigel VII
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A double planet amid the well-populated Rigel system whose primary planet's culture has reached the computer era in only the last century since it was home to a medieval people in just the...

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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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46649
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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Balosnee IV
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A vacation planet (pronounced "BOWEL-us-nee") where the soothing harmonies of the tides can cause stimulating hallucinations. The world was one of Zek's two choices for his first vacation in...

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Clarus
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Star. Its system is home to one or more sites of the profitable Arcybite mining refineries taken over by the Ferengi Nava shortly before Zek's Gamma Quadrant conference of 2369.

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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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Stakoron II
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A populated Gamma Quadrant world (pronounced "stuh-CORE-un"). This planet was supposedly in negotiations with Grand Nagus Zek in 2369 regarding its deposits of mizainite (or miszinite) ore....

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Tarahong
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Planet (pronounced "tair-uh-HAWG") whose government once unwittingly bought two defective warp drives from Quark and his cousin Barbo. Planet also contains a noted detention center.

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Volchok Prime
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A planet, otherwise unspecified but likely a trading center, where the controlling interest in its cargo ports is a lucrative business. The Ferengi Turot did have the controlling interest until...

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46715
Altora
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The home planet (pronounced "al-TOUR-uh") of a space-faring culture known to include merchants, some of whom operate in Deep Space Nine's vicinity.

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asteroid, Changeling colony
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An asteroid of the Chamra Vortex nebula where Croden falsely claimed to have discovered a colony of shapeshifters, over a year before the true nature off the Founders was known.  

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Chamra Vortex
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An uncharted nebula in the Rakhari sector of the Gamma Quadrant where Croden claims to have found a Changeling colony and shapeshifting stone on one of its millions of asteroids; actually, it is...

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Chamra Vortex Asteroid
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One of millions of asteroids in the Chamra Vortex where Croden, while hiding out from his crimes, claims to have found a Changeling colony. The asteroid is actually where Croden hid his sole...

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Changeling colony
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To entice Constable Odo, Croden claimed shapeshifters lived on his native Rakhar centuries ago but, because they kept their natural form and wouldn't assimilate, they were persecuted and driven...

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Rakhar
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Populated Gamma Quadrant world with a humanoid people who know of the Bajoran wormhole but care less about Alpha Quadrant contact and traffic. The world is divided into provinces, with Nehelik on...

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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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46753
binary star
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A Gamma Quadrant primary near the wormhole mouth, apparently left uncharted by the Quadros-1 Probe, inclues a system of at least seven planets with none Class M, an asteroid belt and 24 or so...

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differential magnetometer
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Mechanisms used to fine-tune interpretations of magentic scans. One device used by the U.S.S. Rio Grande in 2369 to search for the Yangtzee Kiang was mounted on probes to pick up magnetic...

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mutual induction field
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Satellite produced energy field barrier, that prevents communication and inhibits sensor readings.

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46844
chlorobicrobes
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Agricultural chemical used by Bajoran to increase crop production.

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Energy Transfer, Bajor
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With Federation aid, Bajor planned to make its first-ever large-scale energy transfer to the planet by tapping the molten core of its one-time inhabited fifth moon, Jeraddo, to heat a few hundred...

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Jeraddo
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The fifth moon of Bajor (pronounced "JAIR-uh-doe") is Class M with a molten energy core, due to be tapped for energy transfer to the planet via Deep Space Nine and Federation help circa stardate...

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self-sealing stem bolts
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Devices that Nog and Jake Sisko received in trade for yamok sauce in 2369. Nog and Jake traded the 100 gross bolts in turn for seven tessipates of land on planet Bajor.

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tessipate
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Unit of measure of land area on planet Bajor. In 2369, Sircho Ch'Ano traded seven tessipates of land for a supply of self-sealing stem bolts in the possession of Nog and Jake Sisko.

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46853
Gunji
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The apparent home of the emu-like jackdaw bird.

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