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, however few...
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)
direct reticular stimulation
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 wounded...
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 direct...
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 would...
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 its...
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, Doctor...
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...
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 through the...
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 dangerously...
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...
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 destruction...
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,...
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 Picard underwent...
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...
neural output pods
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 brain....
Blood pyrasites, distillate
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 allergic reaction....
Dessert confection that typically contains ice cream, chocolate syrup, whipped cream and a cherry. This was another one of Deanna Troi's pick-me-up chocolate treats, although real chocolate ice cream...
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 RNA-specific...
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...
Hops-based alcoholic beverage. Ale was ordered by the Picard duplicate — unbeknownst to his crew — for himself and then everyone in Ten-Forward before leading a hearty sailors' song. Engineer Duffy...
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 Mikulaks used...
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. Invidium...
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 stock...
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...
motor assist bands
Several small, electronically sensitive strap-like devices used with neurologically damaged patients in assisting motor recovery. By providing electrical stimulation to the patient's limbs, injured or...
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...
A clear alcoholic beverage from Pentarus V. Nenebek captain Dirgo hid some in a hip flask during the survival march on the Pentarus III desert moon, until Picard ordered it added to the medical supplies....
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...
Deprival of sleep from the "rapid-eye movement" phase restricts dreaming and causes the loss of concentration and cognitive abilities. Paranoia, hallucinations, and insanity are all common symptoms. While...
A drink, possibly of Trill origin. The Riker/Odan temporary host entity tried to order one from his guest cabin replicator in 2367. The Enterprise's computer didn't have the formula on file and requested...