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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 controlled explosion...
Secondary command and control center on Galaxy class starships. The battle bridge is located atop the stardrive section of the ship, and is normally used in battle situations when the stardrive section...
Technology of Romulan origin, first described in 2266, that can generate an energy screen to render a target object — usually a spacecraft — relatively invisible to sensors. Due to their immense power...
The popular term for the modern Starfleet communicator when incorporated as a single unit with a chest insignia badge -- as opposed to original models which evolved as a separate unit that was standard...
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 holographic systems. The...
Library Computer Access and Retrieval System (LCARS)
master systems display
The large, circular command section characteristic of many Federation starships. It is also known as the Primary Hull. Some starships, such as the Galaxy-class, can seperate the saucer section from the...
The final course of an Earth meal, usually consisting of a sweet, decadent concoction. After taking "control" of the Enterprise while affected by the Tsiolkovsky infection, young Wesley Crusher decreed...
AGP (Andolian Grand Premier)
Sparkling white wine originating from the Champagne region of France, Earth. Champagne is still much-used as a beverage for ceremonial toasts. Picard offered a toast to former lover Jenice Manheim with...
Self-propelled missiles consisting of a small quantity of matter and antimatter bound together in a magnetic container, used as a tactical weapon by Federation starships. Photon torpedoes are the preferred...
One of the most common of all dishes, found in numerous cultures throughout the galaxy. Soup is usually made from a meat or vegetable stock, with added ingredients in various combinations. Aboard the...
Component of a transporter that scans and removes disease and virus organisms from incoming individuals. The biofilter is only effective against known organisms that it is programmed to recognize.
A Klingon delicacy of serpent worms (pronounced "gawk"). Connoisseurs of Klingon cuisine claim that gagh is best served very fresh — i.e. live. But it is sometimes served stewed. Gagh is one of the most...
heart of targ
A traditional Klingon meat dish consisting of the hearts of the Klingon wild boar — or targ — served on a bed of greens. Heart of targ was among the foods Commander Riker tried in order to acquaint himself...
Amber-colored beverage from planet Ennan VI. Katherine Pulaski brought a bottle of this ale to a gathering in Riker's quarters for a homemade breakfast. She believed Riker's omelets deserved no less,...
rye and ginger
Scotch whisky with nothing added. This was the preferred drink of fictional detective and Picard favorite Dixon Hill. It was also drink shared by Admiral Cornwell and Captain Lorca early in their careers while...
An Italian pasta. This dish is a speciality of engineer Dr. Leah Brahms; her hologram offers to make it for La Forge someday, and he returns the offer for the real Dr. Brahms during her inspection trip...
Typical Earth-style hors d'oeuvre comprised of salted sturgeon roe. A variety found in the Caspian Sea is among Picard's favorites. Disappointed by the replicator's version, he kept several cases aboard...
Devices derived from transporter technology to dematerialize matter and then reconstitute it in another form. Replicators, in use since the early 24th century, are most commonly used as food dispensers...
quantum phase inhibitor
A white liquid derived from animals (on Earth, usually cows) and used as a nourishing drink. A warm milk is Barclay's real drink of choice in Ten-Forward, according to Guinan. In one holodeck fantasy,...
An array of spices considered to be a valuable commodity. Tellurian spices were carried by trader Kivas Fajo, who had been awaiting a bid by a group of Andorians on the shipment when he kidnapped Data.
A drink that some claim has "certain pleasure-enhancing qualities." In 2366, Lwaxana Troi offers to make one for her captor, DaiMon Tog, as a ruse in order to learn his security access code. They were...
Orion wing slugs
A cabbage-like dark yellow leaf with purplish veins that is presumably native to Betazed. Lwaxana Troi offered some to Riker on her picnic there in 2367; she noted how the sap in the veins helped keep...
emergency transporter armbands
Devices that can remotely activate a transporter. Emergency armbands are used by Starfleet personnel when they expect to be in a situation where they may not have time to verbally contact their ship and...
Classic wine from the Picard estate in Labarre, France. Picard misjudges the year of brother Robert's wine from the family vineyards, calling it a '46; Robert corrects him to '47 and blames his loss of...
The liquid of a dried Earth plum, a traditional treatment for constipation. Guinan presented to Worf in 2366. Impressed, he christened it a "warrior's drink." Worf's parents later told Guinan they never...
Generic name for all types of artificial achoholic beverages whose intoxication effect is all illusion and not chemical. Synthale is the synthetic version of ale or beer, for example, commonly programmed...
Earl Grey Tea
A tea blend named for an Old Earth British nobleman was Jean-Luc Picard's favorite hot beverage. The tea is infused with bergamot and normally not taken with milk. In 2365 he ordered a cup from his Ready...
Magnetic jewel device two centimeters in size that would be implanted in humanoids to facilitate tracking and identifying those implanted. The devices were used on Manu III and Turkana IV to sound an alarm...
Part of the transporter system which regulates the actual transporter process. When Ambassador T'Pel was apparently killed in a transporter accident in 2367, one suspected cause of the mishap was an autosequence...
Feline supplement 74
The green flower bud of an Earth bush native to the Mediterranean region. Often pickled and used as seasoning, capers are frequently found in sauces and condiments. Keiko didn't know what they were when...
O'Brien's food favorites
Reacting to her organic seafoods, Miles O'Brien tells Keiko that he prefers the dishes his mother made: muffins, oatmeal, corned beef and eggs for breakfast; scalloped potatoes, mutton shanks, oxtails...