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1672
Vulcan nerve pinch
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A Vulcan technique that applies pressure to the base of the neck, immediately rendering the subject unconscious but ultimately unharmed. The technique seems to work on most humanoid species,...

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Romulans
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Planets: Romulus and Remus (aka Romii). Until stardate 1709.2 when the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 under the command of Captain James T. Kirk had an unfriendly run-in with a Romulan ship. Very...

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Ekosians
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Planet: Ekos. A humanoid race at war with a neighboring planet, Zeon. Ekosian society was based on World War II-era Nazi Germany on Earth due to a miscalculation by a Federation cultural observer...

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Mind-Meld, Vulcan
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A touch technique that allows a Vulcan to merge his or her mind with the essence of another's mind purely by using specialized contact via fingertip-points -- on a humanoid, usually around the...

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Bandi
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Planet: Deneb IV. A humanoid culture who applied for entry into the Federation on stardate 41153.7. However, the Bandi were refused Federation membership due to the discovery that the they had...

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Q
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Origin: the Q Continuum. Super-race able to change matter to energy and to suspend time, existing in a continuum of the limitless dimensions of the galaxy.  A dissident once claimed that his...

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41209
Tsiolkovsky infection
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A waterborne viral infection that acts as a depressant on the body's neural system, lowering inhibitions by acquiring carbon from the body and acting on the brain as an intoxicant. The disease and...

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Ligonians
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Planet: Ligon II. Well-built, muscular people of dark skin whose culture closely resembles those in feudal Japan and the 13th century Sung Dynasty of China. Ligonians have a highly structured...

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41242
Crystalline Entity
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Origin: space. A massive and unique lifeform, delicate in appearance while blindly and insatiably feeding off the life-force of beings and even planetary resources. It could destroy a world in...

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41249
Antican
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Planet: Antica One of two quarreling races from the Beta Renna system, Anticans are marked by their canine-like faces, leathery skin and enlarged rear craniums. Although mostly bald, they have...

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Selay
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Planet: Beta Renner. Reptiloid race inhabiting one of the two populated worlds of Beta Renner. Tri-digited and of average height, they apparently have a well-developed sense of smell. Their scaly...

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41255
Edo
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Planet: Rubicon III The healthy, blond, skimpily-clad humanoid race believe in complete sexual freedom in a simplistic way and yet are extremely law-abiding, abiding by randomly mobile punishment...

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41263
Traveler
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Planet: Tau Alpha C. A single member of a humanoid species, distinguished by a very enlarged cranial size and the ability to "phase." The Traveler is highly advanced and has the capability of...

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41294
Betazoids
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Planet: Betazed A Federation race basically humanoid except for the solid-colored dark pupils and mental power of telepathy within the race. They also have varying empathic links to other races....

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Tarellians
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A humanoid, spacefaring race believed extinct in the aftermath of a plague until a band of eight aboard a small ship showed up at Haven in 2364 seeking an isolated site to take advantage of the...

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41309
Iverson's Disease
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A debilitating muscular disease with no known cure. There are also no known cases of remission.

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Rejuvenator, Cerebusian
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A literal "fountain of youth" process thought to be a myth until the Mordan IV incident. The Cerberus II natives' combination of herbs and drugs is self-administered slowly over two years,...

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41365
Bynars
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Planet: Bynaus of Beta Magellan. Diminutive, large-craniumed asexual humanoid race with lilac skin. Over time their interconnection with their world's master computer has grown to the point that...

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41461
Benzites
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Planet: Benzar. Mostly humanoid race whose members require a special breathing apparatus for oxygen atmospheres. This apparatus is worn on their chest with an extension reaching up to just in...

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Zaldans
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Federation race completely humanoid in appearance save for a webbed membrane between the fingers. As a culture, Zaldans are infuriated by courtesy, viewing it as a form of phony social behavior...

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41463
Velarans
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Planet: Velara III. Microscopic, intelligent one-celled life-forms living in the fragile subsurface saltwater layer of its homeworld. Discovered by a terraforming team that had disrupted their...

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41509
Aldean
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Planet: Aldea. An ancient humanoid culture considered a myth by outsiders, thanks to a planet-wide shield and cloaking device operated by the age-old computer Custodian, until discovered by the...

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41536
Brekkians
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Planet: Brekka. Basically humanoid, this race is known for a wrinkled nose bridge and a natural generation of a bio-electric charge, usable as a weapon-similar to that of the now-extinct...

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Felicium
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Native to planet Brekka, its harvest, growth and sale provides the lone industry on the planet as a form of temporary relief for the "plague" on neighboring Ornara. The plague was actually cured...

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Ornarans
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Planet: Delos III. Basically humanoid, this race was kept in virtual addiction to felicium, a native drug, by the neighboring world of Brekkia supposedly to fight off ongoing effects of a plague...

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41601
Armus
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Planet: Vagra II. A unique but destructive life-form resembling a living oil slick but able to alter form into a variety of shapes, including a humanoid-like form and a thin shielding large enough...

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direct reticular stimulation
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Medical procedure which applies electrical energy directly to a humanoid nervous system in an effort to revive neural activity, using a neural stimulator device. When Natasha Yar was critically...

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neural stimulator
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The instrument used to increase neural activity in the central nervous system of a dying humanoid brain. When Natasha Yar was critically wounded by Armus, a neural stimulator was used as part of...

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Norep
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A drug injected into Yar in the neck during the last-ditch but futile effort to save her deteriorating synaptic system after being hit by Armus. Doctor Crusher ordered 2 cc of the drug for...

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41636
Virus, airborne
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When a streak of minior accidents and freak "bad luck" runs rampant on DS9, affecting both people and technology, Sisko and Dax suspect some kind of virus among the possible answers - though he...

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41775
Parasite Invaders
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A never-named race of tiny, crustacean-like intelligent beings who attempted to conquer the Federation by infiltrating Starfleet and taking over the bodies of high-ranking officers in 2364, an...

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41986
cryonics
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A discarded Earth medical procedure intended to preserve a person by instantly freezing them upon the moment of death. The body would remain preserved until the necessary future medical advances...

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41997
Jarada
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Planet: Torona IV. A reclusive, insectoid race barely on terms with the Federation and known for its idiosyncratic attitude toward protocol. Their demand for such precision in greeting, for...

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42073
El-Aurians
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Planet: name unspecified. A humanoid species of "listeners" whose individual life-span can last well over 500 human years. El-Aurians appear to have an awareness that supersedes the normal flow of...

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physiometric profile
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The basic physical and neurological characteristics on all aspects of a given life-form. Dr. Phlox prepares one based on the Xindi probe pilot's corpse that survived the attack on Earth, and finds...

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plasma plague
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A particular grouping of deadly virus types, this plague is an extremely virulent and unclassified strain of plasma which threatened the dense population of the Rachelis system in 2365. In 2295,...

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Strain No. 9
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One of 58 test mutations developed by Doctor Susan Noress and a four-member research team to fight a plasma plague 70 years ago in the Oby system. A sample of the plague for use in combating a...

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42193
Nagilum
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Origin: space. A powerful being, extra-dimensional in nature and manifested in space by a large hole of complete blackness.

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42437
Darnay's disease
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An incurable terminal disease which attacks the brain and central nervous system.  Symptoms visible by its final stage include coughing, pain, shortness of breath, and irritability and other...

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42477
Leyrons
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Planet: Malcus IX. A people whose use of a written language predated the spoken word. They are the major known exception to the rule that most cultures develop a sign or gestural language before a...

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Ramatisians
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Planet: Ramatis III. Humanoid inhabitants of a planet off the beaten Federation path, whose ruling family line is missing its gene for hearing, much like the Hanovers of Old Earth who suffered...

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42494
Aging Disease
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Afflictions encountered whose chief symptoms include the rapid aging of human tissue and body systems. One, discovered in 2267 at Gamma Hydra IV, was induced by radiation from a comet passing...

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quarantine transmitter
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These radio beacons are standard equipment onboard Federation starships and are capable of transmitting automated warning messages to send other ships away should a ship and its crew become...

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Thelusian flu
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An exotic yet harmless rhynal virus suffered by the First Officer of the U.S.S. Lantree NCC-1837 two days before the ship's crew docks at the Darwin Genetic Research Station on Gargarin IV....

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42568
Andronesian encephalitis
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A highly contagious disease, yet safely treated in Sickbay thanks to a superior air filtration system. The threat of this disease caused the guardian of the Daled IV dauphin to request the...

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Daledians
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Planet: Daled IV. A race of allasomorphs - shape-shifters with the power of cellular metamorphosis to take on any form desired - who evolved two long-warring camps, one each from the always-day...

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42609
Iconians
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A highly-advanced society that reached its peak just before dying out about 200,000 years ago, based from a homeworld now near the Romulan side of the Neutral Zone. Dubbed by history as...

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42686
Fuurinkazan
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A race targeted in the battle strategies worked out by civilian advisor Kyle Riker at Tokyo Base, before he was invited to be a tactical advisor at Starbase Montgomery.

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42695
Dremans
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Planet: Drema IV. Inhabitants of a pre-spacefaring humanoid peoples, whose ignorance of other worlds threatens Data with a Prime Directive violation when he made contact with a small girl there...

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42761
Borg
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Origin: Delta Quadrant. A cybernetic life-form thousands of years old which is part organic, part artificial life. They have advanced well beyond Federation science, unknown prior to a...

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42779
cardiac replacement
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A surgical technique originally developed by Doctor Van Doren in which a patient's diseased or injured heart is replaced by an artificial device. In 2327 and again in 2365, Captain Jean-Luc...

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

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42823
Bringloidi
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Planet: Bringloid V (Earth colony) . Simple but lusty descendants of the utopian Neo-Transcendentalists who set out from Earth in 2123 aboard the colony ship S.S. Mariposa during the lingering...

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Mariposans
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A cloned race of scientists descended entirely from the five survivors-the "Progenitors"-of a colony ship in the 22nd Century; they abandoned sexual reproduction due to their limited gene pool and...

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42859
Antedean
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Planet: Antide III Ichthyohumanoid species which are fish-like in appearance and have purplish-silver scales. The natives of Antede III have been seen by very few humans. Their preferred method...

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Ooolans
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Inhabitants (pronounced "OO-lons") of Marejaretus VI who give thanks during a meal by eating until two large, continuously struck stones are broken.

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42976
Microbes, Surata
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Infection contained in thorns on the large predatory vines of Surata IV, designed to fatally attack the neural systems of warm-blooded animals so as to enrich surrounding soil with their decayed...

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43125
Nanites
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Planet: Kavis Alpha IV. A race of sentient submicroscopic robotic life-forms, created by the Federation, which are recognized as sentient on stardate 43125.8, and given rights to colonize their...

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43133
Grizzelas
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An intelligent, hybernating race known to both the Federation and the Sheliak Corporate. Jean-Luc Picard outmaneuvered the hyper-diplomatic Sheliak at their own game when he stipulated that the...

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Sheliak
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Origin: Shelia star system. A technological, non-humanoid life-form of classification R-3; in appearance, a wrap of black, mucous-secreting folds appearing as at least a head and gesturing upper...

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43152
Douwd
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An immortal race of pure energy, capable of creating disguises and false surroundings by manipulating matter and energy instantaneously-as does the one who took human form on Earth under the name...

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Husnock, The
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Agressive race of 50 billion warriors of "hideous" intelligence and destruction, destroyed in the blink of an eye by an all-powerful but normally pacifistic Douwd when angered at the death of his...

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43173
Mintakans
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Planet: Mintaka III. Proto-Vulcan humanoids at the Bronze Age level of development, quite peaceful and highly rational, whose evolution closely parallels that of Vulcan. Once cave-dwellers, they...

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43198
Koinonians
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An intelligent people who destroyed themselves after becoming embroiled in a multi-generational war centuries ago, formerly co-existing with a race of compassionate energy beings who were...

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Menthars
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Planet: Orelious IX. An ancient species, now extinct and thought to be both inventive and very resourceful when in battle. Several battle strategies which are still used originated from the...

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Promellians
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Planet: unknown. An extinct space-faring race, mutually destroyed with the Menthar in the battle of Orelious IX over a thousand years ago (about the time of Earth's late Middle Ages, circa...

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neural output pods
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A specific component of the VISOR worn by the sightless U.S.S. Enterprise Chief Engineer Geordi La Forge, enabling him to see. This component of the VISOR transmits the visual data directly into...

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ribosome infusion
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Medical treatment suggested by Doctor Beverly Crusher to aid in the recovery of the injured Romulan Patahk in 2366 following a lengthy exposure to the abrasive surface conditions on Galorndorn...

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43385
Barzans
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Planet: Barzan II. A humanoid species that requires breathing devices when off-world; their own atmosphere is inhospitable to most other races. The breather is worn about the neck and lower head,...

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Blood pyrasites, distillate
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To put Federation negotiator Mendoza out of commission during the Barzan wormhole bargaining in 2366, the Ferengi used a distillate of their own daimon's blood pyrasites to wreak a serious...

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Caldonians
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Planet: Caldonia. A race of three-fingered beings over six feet tall, their enlarged cranium includes a raised bony framework shaped much like a perpendicular "theta" Greek letter. Primarily...

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Chrysalians
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A neutral people who have been at peace for 10 generations and now are "uninvolved in all interstellar matters of consequence." Although they have often hired a Terran, Devinoni Ral, to handle...

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Reaction, histaminic
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Federation negotiator Mendoza suffers a system-wide histaminic reaction -- massive, body-weakening allergies -- after being infected by DaiMon Goss via a distillation of the Ferengi's own blood...

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Acamarian
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Planet: Acamar III. The people of Acamar III finally forged peace a century ago after generations of bloody clan wars. One group of various clansmen who couldn't accept the new peace, the...

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microvirus
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As the last member of the Tralesta clan of Acamar III, Yuta avenged their extinction by killing off members of the Lornak clan that massacred all but five of the family circa 2283. She used an...

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43462
Felodesine chip
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A poison with no known antidote. Formed into a thin, one-inch orange disk, one was hidden and later used by defecting Admiral Alidar Jarok.

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43489
anesthizine gas
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An anti-intruder defense used aboard starships and Federation facilities; a concentration of 70 parts per million is more than enough to render humanoids unconscious. Aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise...

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Angosian
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Planet: Angosia III   Civilized humanoids of Angosia III, typically thoughtful and intelligent. Due to their pacifism in matters of fighting, they used mind control and biochemicals to...

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43539
Bre'ellians
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Planet: Bre'el IV. Humanoid members of the Federation whose homeworld became threatened by a falling asteroidal moon until its orbit was restored by the entity known as "Q." Bre'ellians have blunt...

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43610
Tanugans
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Planet: Tanuga IV. Space-aware, technological humanoids distinguished mainly by Vulcan-like upswept eyebrows and two to three successive V-shaped ridges on the forehead that echo the brow line. In...

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43714
Aliens, Abducting
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A previously unknown, telepathically linked and allasomorphic race who kidnapped Picard, a Mizarian and a Chalnoth like lab rats in 2366 in order to study the concept of leadership, which they lack.

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Chalnoth
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Planet: Chalna. A violent-natured, beast-like race with long fangs. The people live in anarchy and are carnivorous, even feasting on enemies. A native, Esoqq, is one of Captain Picard's two...

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Mizarians
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Planet: Mizar II. A highly intelligent and pacifistic race, so opposed to confrontation they have let themselves be conquered six times in the last 300 years. Humanoid in appearance but with...

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Moropa, The
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A race who shared an uneasy truce with Federation member world Bolius IX. With a supposed Bolian Starfleet cadet among his fellow hostages, Picard guessed that someone of this race they might be...

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Phyrox plague
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An outbreak on Cor Caroli V is eradicated with the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D's help in a classified mission, just before Captain Picard is kidnapped by aliens for a lab test on authority. He...

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Wogneer Creatures
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A group in the Ordek Nebula, one of many that the faux-cadet Haro says Picard has put his life on the line for.

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43745
Vorgons
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Origin: The future A humanoid, leathery-skinned race. Two of its 27th cenutry natives traveled back 300 years in time to supposedly reclaim the Tox Uthat, a secret weapon they actually stole from...

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43779
Gomtuu
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Origin: space. The last of a unique alien species of living vessels which survived symbiotically with its crew. Apparently, the alien communicated telepathically. Gomtuu (also called "Tin Man"),...

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Tin Man
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Starfleet's code name in 2367 for the sentient, ancient and lonely "organic starship" found by the Vega 9 probe orbiting the near-supernova Beta Stromgren; its native name is "Gomtuu". Possibly of...

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43807
Correllium fever
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Disease that broke out on Nahmi IV in 2366, prompting aid from the Mikulaks in the way of special tissue samples that may have provided a cure. During transport, it was discovered that the...

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Holodiction
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Literally, "holodeck addiction" -- the condition of preferring Holographic fantasies to reality. Lieutenant (j.g.) Reginald Barclay is treated for the affliction in 2366.

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invidium
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This highly reactive substance was used in medical containment fields in the 23rd century. The substance is not detectable by a starships internal sensors, as well as being somewhat unstable....

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Mikulaks
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A race whose donation of special tissue samples is meant to help stop an outbreak of Correllium fever on Nahmi IV circa SD 43807, but almost doomed the Enterprise-D with unintentional invidium...

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43872
hytritium
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A highly unstable substance not carried onboard Federation vessels, but the only known substance capable of neutralizing poisonous tricyanate. The Zibalian trader Kivas Fajo had this compound in...

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Rodulans
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Creators of the Basotile, a type of centuries-old metal sculpture of which Kivas Fajo owned the centuries-old first until his collection was broken up after his arrest in 2366.

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Tellurians
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Spices from this Federation-area culture were being offered by Kivas Fajo to a group of Andorians in 2366.

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Zibalians
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Kivas Fajo's race. Like him, painting the side of the face may be a widely-held custom.

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43917
Bendii Syndrome
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A rare usually fatal disease that afflicts Vulcans over the age of 200, debilitating their emotional control; there is no known treatment. Early symptoms include sudden bursts of emotion,...

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Legarans
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Planet: Legara IV. A largely mysterious alien race who, after 83 years of preliminaries by the legendary Vulcan Ambassador Sarek, made official first contact with the Federation in 2366. The...

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Algolians
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Origin: Algol System. A humanoid race which is distinguished physically by golden leathery skin with numerous small circular openings about the head, especially on their wide-set nostrils and atop...

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