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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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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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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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alpha-wave inducer
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A substance which relaxes a patient by easing the introduction of alpha waves into the brain. Doctor Bashir warned Kajada that it is only meant for occasional use.

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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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DNA reference scan
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Medical procedure to test and confirm the identity of an individual by matching DNA patterns with those on file. Kajada, a Kobliad security officer, requested Doctor Julian Bashir perform a DNA...

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

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

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Norkova
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A warp-capable freighter, the Norkova had a 15-member crew. It also carried the first load of deuridium back from the Gamma Quadrant, to Deep Space Nine. As the target of mercenaries hired and...

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parasitic infection
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Otherwise undescribed disease which approximated death in a patient -- possibly a Bajoran if Doctor Bashir's off-station medical mission is short-ranged -- and even fooled a tricorder until Doctor...

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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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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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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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retinal imaging scan
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Medical examination enabling the physician to verify the presence or absence of visual cortex activity.

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Reyab
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Kobliad transport ship, apparently requiring only a pilot and small enough to be towed by a Runabout, whose distress call by security officer Ty Kajada was answered by the runabout Rio Grande...

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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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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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Andorian freighter
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An Andorian cargo ship which was scheduled to dock at Deep Space Nine for a maintenance check in 2369. This ship was carrying new anti-gravity tractors and was of interest to Jake Sisko and Nog.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Sepulo
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Transport that was the third Ferengi ship within 18 hours to arrive with attendees for Grand Nagus Zek's conference on future business in the Gamma Quadrant; the first was likely Zek's ship...

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

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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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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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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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Miradorn raider
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The common name attributed to a Miradorn Theta-class ship.

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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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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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Rigelian freighter
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This freighter was from one of the many inhabited Rigel planets, which were already conducting business through the wormhole by the time Croden was returned to the Gamma Quadrant in 2369. The...

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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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T'Vran
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A Vulcan spacecraft that offered to assist the U.S.S. Ganges Runabout from Deep Space Nine following the destruction of a Miradorn vessel in the Chamra Nebula in 2369. It later quietly...

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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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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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Vanoben transport
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Vessel from which a valuable, ornately carved sphere was stolen in 2369. An item looking very much like this artifact was subsequently brought to Deep Space Nine by the Miradorn twins Ah-Kel and...

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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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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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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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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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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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Kag, Faren
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Bajoran magistrate. He sent a distress call to Deep Space 9 when the village storyteller-leader, the Sirah, was near death. During the relief mission, it was ordained that Chief O'Brien become...

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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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Sirah
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Honored title given to the leader of a small village on the planet Bajor. The first Sirah used a fragment from an Orb from the Celestial Temple to unite his people by focusing their thoughts into...

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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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Sul, Varis
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Despite being only 15, Varis led the Paqu villagers on Bajor in 2369, and experienced boundary disputes with the inhabitants of Navot across a river. While aboard Deep Space 9 to negotiate a...

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Woban
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Large, gruff Bajoran leader from the village Navot. Woban used Deep Space 9 facilities to air a border dispute with the Paqu nation and develop a compromise. Woban liked laris pie.

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

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Nima
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(Played by Patricia Tallman [uncredited; character name from script only])Female Ennis warrior of little words who is apparently a chief aide to Shel-la on the Ennis penal moon of undying...

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Shel-la, Golin
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Hapless head of the Ennis, a people confined to a prison moon in the Gamma Quadrant with their enemies, the Nol-Ennis Neither side could die, so the fight never ended.

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Zlangco
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Virtually immortal Nol-Ennis commander forced to wage a never-ending conflict with the Ennis on a Gamma Quadrant moon. Though sick to his heart from killing, Zlangco could not stop the violence.

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Baltrim
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A Bajoran nationalist who was rendered mute by the Cardassians during the occupation of Bajor. In 2351, Baltrim fled with his companion, Keena, to Bajor's fifth moon, Jeraddo. He lived there...

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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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Ch'Ano, Sirco
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Bajoran man who ordered 100 gross of self-sealing stem bolts but had no cash to pay for them. Later he acquired the bolts for seven tessipates of land.

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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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Keena
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Female Bajoran living on Jeraddo with Baltrim and Mullibok. The Provisional Government ordered their evacuation, enforced by Kira Nerys, because Jerrado was to become a new energy source for Bajor.

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Mullibok
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(Played by Brian Keith) Old curmudgeonly Bajoran farmer living on the Bajoran moon of Jeraddo, with two hired hands. In 2369 Mullibok was informed that Jeraddo would soon be uninhabitable due to...

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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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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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Toran, Minister
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Provisional government official in charge of Bajor's first major works project after the occupation. Toran worried over every detail of the plan to transfer power from Jeraddo to Bajor.

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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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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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Bokai, Buck
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Famous baseball player from Earth, one of the game's best ever. In 2026, Bokai was noted for breaking Joe DiMaggio's consecutive game-hitting streak. Benjamin Sisko was fond of recreating Bokai...

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class-4 probe
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A self-contained scientifically instrumented probe used for remote sensor scans. On stardate 46853, a class-4 probe was sent to study an anomalous subspace disturbance near Deep Space Nine.

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Crow, Old
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Manager of the London Kings baseball team when Buck Bokai played for them in the 21st century. Whether this is a nickname or his actual name is unclear.

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