All entries of category 'technical'

Vulcan English Description Category
(folayek-)tash-fek control rod a steel or aluminum rod that can be moved up or down to control the rate of the nuclear reaction technical
(markau-)ulidayek buoy a float moored in water to mark a location, warn of danger, or indicate a navigational channel; a life buoy technical
(raf-)shayek breaker an automatic switch that stops the flow of electric current in a suddenly overloaded or otherwise abnormally stressed electric circuit; circuit breaker (electrical) technical
(sadan-)dahshayek centrifuge an apparatus consisting essentially of a compartment spun about a central axis to separate contained materials of different specific gravities, or to separate colloidal particles suspended in a liquid technical
a'rak-narafek anode a positively charged electrode, as of an electrolytic cell, storage battery, or electron tube technical
aberala airfoil a part or surface, such as a wing, propeller blade, or rudder, whose shape and orientation control stability, direction, lift, thrust, or propulsion technical
aberayek crane a device that lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis (noun); (construction) technical
aberofek derrick a simple crane having lifting tackle slung from a boom; a framework erected over an oil well to allow drill tubes to be raised and lowered technical
abmarkan'es-svitan centre of buoyancy the center of mass of the immersed part of ship or other floating object technical
aborau-pakuv booster coil a secondary ignition coil which increases the intensity of the spark technical
aborau-yon-hashek booster rocket the first stage of a multistage rocket technical
aborayek booster a device for increasing power or effectiveness; an enthusiastic promoter, as of a sports team or school technical
aborayek booster rocket the first stage of a multistage rocket technical
aborayek-nakihtilayek booster modulator booster modulator [no definition available] technical
aulu-mad angle bracket either of a pair of symbols, < >, used to enclose written or printed material technical
betau-ha'gellar approach lights lights at the end of a runway that guide the aircraft to it technical
betau-vulu angle of approach in golf, the angle or degree at which the club moves downward, or upward, toward the ball technical
bol-vakav'es critical frequency in radio propagation by way of the ionosphere, the limiting frequency at or below which a wave component is reflected by, and above which it penetrates through, an ionospheric layer technical
da-fek axle a shaft on which a wheel rotates technical
da-fek-rasath axle weight the part of the weight of the vehicle which rests on the wheels of the axle technical
da-kuvau-spol circulating pump a specific type of pump used to circulate gases, liquids, or slurries in a closed circuit technical
da-kuvayek circulator any of various devices for circulating gases or liquids technical
da-sfek axis the center around which something rotates; a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions technical
dah- binary characterized by or consisting of two parts or components; twofold; of or relating to a system of numeration having 2 as its base (adjective) technical
dah-da-sfekik gol'dvunek coaxial relay coaxial relay [no definition available] technical
dah-da-sfekik kapol coaxial filter coaxial filter [no definition available] technical
dah-da-sfekik kash-ral coaxial antenna a a variant of the dipole antenna , designed for use with an unbalanced feed line; one side of the antenna element consists of a hollow conducting tube through which a coaxial cable passes technical
dah-kiht binary code a code in which a string of four binary digits represents a decimal number technical
dah-krus- binary characterized by or consisting of two parts or components; twofold; of or relating to a system of numeration having 2 as its base (adjective) technical
dah-mathu binary scale a uniform scale of notation whose ratio is two technical
dah-pim-folayek dilithium reactor the area where a beam of matter and antimatter colliding in dilithium generates a plasma that is used to power the warp drives that allow starships to travel faster than light technical
dah-pitohat binary notation any notation that uses 2 characters (usually 0 and 1) technical
dahshayek t'pa-tukh-yumaya gas flow separator an apparatus used in separation of a gas from a fluid mixture comprising of a gas and solid or liquid particles entrained therein technical
dakharau-tash-math helm control panel helm control panel [no definition available] technical
dash-pim-tersayek dilithium coupling dilithium coupling; no definition available technical
di'kizh-viskulan exchange matrix exchange matrix [no definition available] technical
dukal-kuvish ball bearing bearings containing small metal balls technical
dukat-spunek ball valve any valve that checks flow by the seating of a ball technical
dvudau-fek crankshaft a rotating shaft driven by (or driving) a crank technical
dvudau-natuhn crankcase housing for a crankshaft technical
dvudayek crank a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle (mechanical) (noun) technical
ek'es-pid-tin absolute ceiling the maximum altitude at which an air plane can maintain horizontal flight technical
ek'mishupik technical of, relating to, or derived from technique; having special skill or practical knowledge especially in a mechanical or scientific field technical
ek'nosh-tash climate control a thermostat for controlling a heating or air-conditioning system technical
Ek'thro-torektra t'Oska-tum-vel LCARS acronym for Library Computer Access & Retrieval System; the common user interface of 24th century computer systems, based on verbal and graphically enhanced keyboard/display input and output technical
el'torper-tor simulate to create a representation or model of (VLI) technical
el'torperan simulation a representation or model (VLI) technical
el'torperek simulator a piece of equipment used in creating a model or representation of a phenomenon (VLI) technical
elakh cable a strong, large-diameter, heavy steel or fiber rope; a bound or sheathed group of mutually insulated conductors technical
elakh t'dah-da-sfek (EDDS) coaxial cable (coax) a cable consisting of a conducting outer metal tube enclosing and insulated from a central conducting core, used for high-frequency transmission of telephone, telegraph, and television signals (coax) technical
elakh-torai-vel cable release a device consisting of a flexible wire that is pressed at one end to trip a shutter mechanism on a camera; a device for detatching a cable that is holding something technical
elek-wak-vel analog clock a clock that has hands on a clock face; has mechanical parts; is not a digital clock technical
faik-kal data node data node [no definition available] technical
faik-patoraun data processing a series of operations on data by a computer in order to retrieve or transform or classify information technical
faik-patorayek data processor a machine for performing calculations automatically technical
faik-tsoraya data storage any data storage device; that records (stores) or retrieves (reads) information (data) from any medium, including the medium itself technical
faik-tvihanek data interface data interface [no definition available] technical
faik-vistra data network the engineering discipline concerned with communication between computer systems or devices technical
faik-vistra t'ha'gel-slah-elakh fibre-optic data network a data network or computer network consisting and connected with fibre optic cable technical
faik-zaprahn data retrieval the recovery of information from an organized filing system, such as a computer data base, index card file, or color-coded record folders technical
falek-seshayek heat sink a metal conductor specially designed to conduct (and radiate) heat technical
falkrashauk khut-fo-wein ablative hull armour an additional reactive plating imposing a counterforce to incoming weapon fire, thereby dissipating its energy technical
falun charge the quantity of unbalanced electricity in a body (either positive or negative) and construed as an excess or deficiency of electrons (noun) technical
falun-krus-mesnoshek ion transtator ion transtator [no definition available] technical
falun-krus-yeturek ion drive a technology that involves ionizing a gas to propel a craft technical
fe-palikau-zehlanayek t'kwitau-yeturek impulse drive prestart sequencer impulse drive prestart sequencer [no definition available] technical
fek-kiht bar code code consisting of a series of vertical bars of variable width that are scanned by a laser; printed on consumer product packages to identify the item for a computer that provides the price and registers inventory information technical
fek-seshan-kov bar magnet magnet in the form of a bar with magnetic poles at each end technical
ferek t'sutor-ne-seshan artificial gravity generator artificial gravity generator [no definition available] technical
feretai assembly a group of machine parts that fit together to form a self-contained unit; the act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery) (mechanical assembly) technical
fezhilayek disintegrator a machine for grinding or pulverizing by percussion technical
fir-mokelakh bracing wire bracing wire (no definition available) technical
fish-vunai dampening field an energy field which can drain an area of power, interfere with communications, block sensor readings and prevent transporter locks technical
flakosh-glantokaya distress signal an international signal used by a distressed ship or aircraft to request help, as by radio broadcasts, flags, or flares technical
fna-sov-threshan air speed the speed, especially of an aircraft, relative to the air technical
fna-svep air lock a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure technical
fna-svep airlock area on a starship or space station which can be pressurized and depressurized to provide controlled access to open space or to docked vessels technical
fo-wein-math armour plate specially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire technical
fosh-vunai force field an energy barrier to keep objects/items contained and comes in several levels technical
fosh-vunai t'kur-raf-tepul chromoelectric force field chromoelectric force field [no definition available] technical
fosh-vunal-foshek force field barrier the outer edge of a forcefield technical
fukat-raf-kuv buffer circuit buffer circuit [no definition available] technical
gasu-rubitau-ek'maneklar flux modifier safeties flux modifier safeties [no definition available] technical
gasu-spayek t'pid-tepul high energy flux conductor high energy flux conductor [no definition available] technical
gasu-teretek flux coupler flux coupler [no definition available] technical
gav-zehl chalk line a chalked string used in the building trades to make a straight line on a vertical surface technical
glakuvau-torektra t'glu-stukh deep space imaging system deep space imaging system [no definition available] technical
glantayek t'ek'sitra-torektralar environmental systems monitor environmental systems monitor [no definition available] technical
glantayek t'ro'fori-ne-torektralar information subsystems monitor information subsystems monitor [no definition available] technical
glantokau-threshan baud a data transmission rate (bits/second) for modems technical
glantokau-threshan-tav baud rate a data transmission rate (bits/second) for modems technical
glaribek beacon a a tower with a light that gives warning of shoals to passing ships; a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for navigational purposes technical
glu-masutra-hali bathyscaph a navigable deep diving vessel for underwater exploration technical
glu-masutra-vel bathysphere spherical deep diving apparatus (lowered by a cable) for underwater exploration technical
gluvayek display objects or merchandise set out for viewing by the public; public exhibition (noun) technical
ha'zehl-aborau-vipohshayek beam boost injector beam boost injector [no definition available] technical
ha'zehl-eik'es-dvelek beam width selector beam width selector [no definition available] technical
ha'zehl-nekwitau-dvelek beam force selector beam force selector [no definition available] technical
ha-storau-tukh biogenic compound biogenic compound [no definition available] technical
ha-va'amau-khlup biomimetic gel biomimetic gel [no definition available] technical
ha-zehl beam (ray) a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation; a column of light (as from a beacon); a signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides pilots in darkness or bad weather technical
hal-tukh fuel something consumed to produce energy; gas; petrol (noun) technical
hal-tukh-vipohshayek fuel injector an injector which sprays gasoline into the inlet ports technical
halek wheel a solid disk or a rigid circular ring connected by spokes to a hub, designed to turn around an axle passed through the center (noun) technical
halek-zud cog tooth on the rim of gear wheel (mechanical) technical
hali craft a vehicle designed for navigation in or on water or air or through outer space technical
hash-ek'manik airworthy being in fit condition to fly technical
hash-greyan flight envelope the performance limits in aircraft design: a set of limits to performance that exist in the design of an aircraft, e.g. altitude, range, payload, and maneuverability technical
hash-nosh flight status flight status (no definition found) technical
hash-pidek flight level the height at which a particular aircraft is allowed to fly at a particular time technical
hash-shul-tash attitude control control of the angular position and rotation of the spacecraft, either relative to the object that it is orbiting, or relative to the celestial sphere (aeronomics) technical
hash-tash flight control one that controls flight and aircraft; an airtraffic controller technical
hash-vulu angle of attack the acute angle between the direction of the undisturbed relative wind and the chord of an air technical
hash-yut flight path the precise route taken or due to be taken through the air by an aircraft or spacecraft technical
hashsu-shal cockpit cockpit; flight deck of an aircraft technical
hashsu-shal flight deck an elevated compartment in certain aircraft, used by the pilot, copilot, and flight engineer; cockpit technical
hertak baffle a flat plate that controls or directs the flow of fluid or energy (noun) technical
hertak-math baffle plate metal plate that acts as a baffle technical
ifis-hali transport (vessel) a ship or aircraft used to transport troops or military equipment; vehicle, such as an aircraft, used to transport passengers, mail, or freight technical
ikap-raf-kuv closed circuit an electric circuit providing an uninterrupted, endless path for the flow of current (noun) technical
ka-seshan-mev isomagnetic conduit isomagnetic conduit [no definition available] technical
ka-zehlik fukat-raf-kuv isolinear buffer circuit isolinear buffer circuit [no definition available] technical
ka-zehlik patorayek isolinear processor computing device employing isolinear elements, such as those used aboard Deep Space 9 technical
ka-zehlik sayek isolinear emitter isolinear emitter [no definition available] technical
ka-zehlik vit-vokau-tviyan isolinear static memory core isolinear static memory core [no definition available] technical
ka-zehlik vokau-val isolinear memory chip the primary software and data storage medium employed throughout Starfleet computer systems technical
kahla-fish-ferek inertial dampening generator the generator that sustains the inertial dampening field technical
kahla-fish-vunai inertial dampening field a field that protects from the acceleration forces caused by speed changes technical
kahla-fishek inertial damper the mechanism that prevents people and objects from being squashed against a wall when a ship accelerates very quickly technical
kapol-toran filtration the act or process of filtering technical
karf-tor aggregate to gather into a mass, sum, or whole; to come together or collect in a mass or whole (verb) technical
karik elek-wak-vel analog watch a watch with hands and a watch face; has mechanical parts; is not a digital watch technical
kash-gel antenna a metallic apparatus for sending or receiving electromagnetic waves technical
kash-gel-vis antenna grid a grid of reception formed by overlapping antennae technical
kashek t'prah-vel-yumaya inlet flow sensor a warp-field flow sensor located at the head end of the control reactor technical
kef-fisolekau-mal emergency landing leg a strut from the starship that supports a landed ship technical
kef-kluhvau-krau emergency flush vent a system that allows energized plasma to be purged from the warp engine support pylons technical
kef-tanilau-mev t'igen-pa-tukh emergency atmospheric gas feed emergency atmospheric gas feed [no definition available] technical
kef-thro-svep emergency hatch a hatch through which a person can go during an emergency technical
kef-tuhlau-vis emergency containment grid emergency containment grid [no definition available] technical
kefik tehn-sesh-kwitek emergency anti-grav thruster emergency anti-grav thruster [no definition available] technical
keh-yutik tvinaf-mutau-vel four-way interlink shunt four-way interlink shunt [no definition available] technical
kerakh-sov compressed air air under greater than atmospheric pressure, especially when used to power a mechanical device or to provide a portable supply of oxygen technical
kes-ha-gelek arc lamp an electric light in which a current traverses a gas between two incandescent electrodes and generates an arc that produces light technical
ketilau-viskulan integration matrix integration matrix [no definition available] technical
khartau-patorayek command processor a a computer program which reads lines of text that the user types and interprets them in the context of a given operating system or programming language technical
kihtau-zehlanaya coding sequence the coding region of a gene is that portion of a gene's DNA or RNA that is composed of exons; the coding region of an organism is sum total of the organism's genome that is composed of gene coding regions technical
kluhvau-spunek flush valve a regulated water valve at a toilet or urinal to supply flushing water directly from a high pressure water line technical
korsau-kebi t'samu-tor-vitaya cryogenic storage unit cryogenic storage unit [no definition available] technical
krein canopy the transparent enclosure over the cockpit of an aircraft technical
kur-dahshaya colour separation separating full colour into the four process colours (yellow, magenta, cyan and black) by means of filters, resulting in four films used to make printing plates technical
kur-kapol colour filter a thin layer of coloured gelatine, glass, etc., that transmits light of certain colours or wavelengths but considerably reduces the transmission of others technical
kur-nisayek colour analyzer a device that analyzes the colour of an object technical
kur-toranu-ha'gel chromodynamic light light that is the result of the physics of the relationship between color-carrying quarks, especially the nature of their strong interaction, which is characterized by the exchange of gluons technical
kur-yehtan colour correction a process used in stage lighting, photography, television, cinematography and other disciplines, the intention of which is to alter the overall color of the light technical
kuvish bearing a machine or structural part that supports another part; a device that supports, guides, and reduces the friction of motion between fixed and moving machine parts technical
kvath-deik backup file a computer file dedicated to storing and updating computer backups technical
kvath-faik-vistra backup data network backup data network [no definition available] technical
kvath-korsau backup to save data on a more permanent medium; to do a backup on your computer; a copy of a file or directory on a separate storage device technical
kvath-tash-svitan auxillary control room auxillary control room technical
kvath-tash-svitan emergency bridge a backup starship control facility; also referred to as auxiliary control technical
kvath-tepul auxillary power auxillary power (no definition available) technical
kvath-tepul-nala t'wel-raf-tepul backup neuro-electric power cell backup neuro-electric power cell [no definition available] technical
kvath-tepul-tvihanek auxillary power interface auxillary power interface (no definition available) technical
kvath-tuhlek auxillary tank auxillary tank (no definition available) technical
kvath-tviyan auxillary core auxillary core [no definition available] technical
kwitau-mishu impulse engine the engines used for sublight speeds; full impulse speed is 1/4 the speed of light (ST Ency.) technical
kwitau-sakwitau-khush impulse deflection crystal a large, glowing disk located near many TFS-era starships' impulse engines, and visible on the exterior of the ship technical
kwitau-yeturek impulse drive the drive of a starship that is used for sublight speeds; the drive the moves the ship when the warp drive is disengaged technical
lef' font a complete set of type of one size and face technical
lerakh'es compression the act or process of compressing; the process by which the working substance in a heat engine, such as the vapor mixture in the cylinder of an internal-combustion engine, is compressed technical
lerakovayek compressor a pump or other machine that increases the pressure of a gas; an instrument or device that compresses, such as a forceps or clamp technical
lesh-pral carrier wave an electromagnetic wave that can be modulated, as in frequency, amplitude, or phase, to transmit speech, music, images, or other signals technical
mad bracket a simple rigid structure in the shape of an L, one arm of which is fixed to a vertical surface, the other projecting horizontally to support a shelf or other weight (noun) technical
masu-vohrayek anchor a heavy object attached to a vessel by a cable or rope and cast overboard to keep the vessel in place technical
mathra-spunek butterfly valve a valve composed of two semicircular plates hinged on a common spindle, used to permit flow in one direction only technical
mesah catwalk a narrow, often elevated walkway, as on the sides of a bridge or in the flies above a theater stage or a starship technical
mev conduit a passage (a pipe or tunnel) through which water or electric wires can pass technical
mokelakh wire (metal) a usually pliable metallic strand or rod made in many lengths and diameters (metal) (noun) technical
mokev-elakh chain a connected, flexible series of links, typically of metal, used especially for holding objects together or restraining or for transmitting mechanical power technical
natilau-vimevilau-yeturek differential induction drive differential induction drive[no definition available] technical
navihkau agglutinate to cause to adhere, as with glue; to join together into a group or mass technical
navihkaya agglutination the act or process of agglutinating; adhesion of distinct parts; a clumped mass of material formed by agglutination technical
ne'hish-svitan centre of pressure the point on a body where the total sum of the aerodynamic pressure field acts, causing a force and no moment about that point technical
ne-seshan-math artificial gravity plate (grav-plate) artificial gravity plate [no definition available] technical
ne-seshan-math grav plate grav plate [no definition available] technical
ne-seshan-svitan centre of gravity the point within something at which gravity can be considered to act; in uniform gravity it is equal to the center of mass technical
ne-tin-vanan alluvial mining alluvial mining (no definition available) technical
nekwitau-dakh-torektra forced ejection system forced ejection system [no definition available] technical
nen-zehl baseline an imaginary line or standard by which things are measured or compared technical
o'ith'i computer a a device that computes, especially a programmable electronic machine that performs high-speed mathematical or logical operations or that assembles, stores, correlates, or otherwise processes information (Marketa) technical
ok cam an eccentric or multiply curved wheel mounted on a rotating shaft, used to produce variable or reciprocating motion in another engaged or contacted part technical
ok-fek camshaft an engine shaft fitted with a cam or cams (an eccentric or multiply curved wheel mounted on a rotating shaft, used to produce variable or reciprocating motion in another engaged or contacted part) technical
oska-tum-vel library computer computer on board a ship that contains the reference material needed for analysis technical
pa-nosh-ralash ambient noise the amount of noise in a room without any primary sound; the background noises in a room technical
pada-seshan-tihetilayek gyromagnetic stabilizer gyromagnetic stabilizer [no definition available] technical
padukau-rala aileron either of two movable flaps on the wings of an airplane that can be used to control the plane's rolling and banking movements technical
pakuv t'Oltion Olition coil Olition coil (no definition found) technical
pamutau-spol bypass pump a machine that temporarily takes over the function of breathing and pumping blood for a patient during cardiac surgery technical
pamutau-spunek bypass valve a valve that can open and allow fluid or gas to pass through in other than its normal channel technical
pid-kwitau-yeturek hyperimpulse drive hyperimpulse drive [no definition available] technical
pid-ne'hish-mev t'igen-pa-tukh high pressure atmospheric gas feed high pressure atmospheric gas feed [no definition available] technical
pla-ne-hish back pressure resistant pressure exerted by any solid, liquid, or gas to the forward motion of a system, especially the pressure opposing the exhaust stroke of a piston in an internal-combustion engine technical
po-thorshaya backfire a loud noise made by the explosion of fuel in the manifold or exhaust of an internal combustion engine; a miscalculation that recoils on its maker (noun) technical
pohshau-tash-math fire control panel a central control device for detecting, reporting and acting on occurrences of fires within a building technical
prah-vel intake an opening by which a fluid is admitted into a container or conduit (mechanical) technical
prah-vel t'kef-kluhvaya emergency flush intake a system that can absorb interstellar matter to assist the purging of energized plasma from the warp engine support pylons via the emergency flush vents technical
pu'gal-kashek baryon sensor a device that senses the presence of baryons technical
raf-elakh wire (electrical) a metallic strand sometimes clad and often electrically insulated, used chiefly for structural support or to conduct electricity (electric) (noun) technical
raf-kuv circuit a closed path followed or capable of being followed by an electric current; a configuration of electrically or electromagnetically connected components or devices technical
raf-kuv t'kusut-toranu anodyne circuit anodyne circuit [no definition available] technical
raf-kuv-gol'dvunek circuit relay circuit relay [no definition available] technical
raf-kuv-shayek circuit breaker an automatic switch that stops the flow of electric current in a suddenly overloaded or otherwise abnormally stressed electric circuit technical
raf-kuvtra circuitry electronic equipment consisting of a system of circuits technical
raf-kuvtra circuitry the design of or a detailed plan for an electric circuit; electric circuits considered as a group technical
raf-shek-sasek electroferric diffuser electroferric diffuser [no definition available] technical
raf-snazh-mev EPS conduit conduits that carry the plasma necessary for the power distribution network used aboard Federation starships; this plasma supplies the warp drive and other systems such as SIF, life support, computers, shields or weapons technical
raf-snazh-torektra EPS system a network of energy conduits that power the various systems aboard a starship; means electro plasma system technical
reh-bikuv hologram - object a hologram of an object or non-sentient being technical
reh-bikuv-viskulan holomatrix the computer programme that governs the behaviour of the holographic image technical
rish-folau-ur intermix shaft the shaft in which the matter and antimatter are mixed technical
ritalikal asymmetry a lack of balance or symmetry technical
ritalikalik sasatilau-raf-kuv asymmetric decryption circuit asymmetric decryption circuit [no definition available] technical
ritalikalik visatilau-raf-kuv asymmetric encryption circuit asymmetric encryption circuit [no definition available] technical
rivak-tumau-math course programming panel course programming panel [no definition available] technical
rivak-yehtan course correction to correct the course of a ship or vessel technical
rushanek converter a device for changing one substance or form or state into another (device) technical
sa'ek'tukhaya demineralization the removal of minerals and mineral salts from a liquid (especially from water); abnormal loss of mineral salts (especially from bone) technical
sa'ovau-lesek expansion joint a joint that makes allowance for thermal expansion of the parts joined without distortion technical
sa'ovau-spunek expansion valve a cut-off valve, to shut off steam from the cylinder before the end of each stroke technical
sa'ovau-tsa expansion curve a curve the coordinates of which show the relation between the pressure and volume of expanding gas or vapor technical
sa'ovau-tuhlek expansion tank a small tank used in closed water heating systems and domestic hot water systems to absorb excess water pressure technical
sadan-nekwitaya centrifugal force the apparent force, equal and opposite to the centripetal force, drawing a rotating body away from the center of rotation, caused by the inertia of the body technical
saguhsh-yontayek afterburner a device for augmenting the thrust of a jet engine by burning additional fuel with the uncombined oxygen in the exhaust gases technical
sakathilayek discriminator a device that converts a property of an input signal, such as frequency or phase, into an amplitude variation, depending on how the signal differs from a standard or reference signal technical
sakihtilau demodulate to extract information from a modulated carrier wave technical
sakihtilayek demodulator rectifier that extracts modulation from a radio carrier wave technical
sakwitau-feretai deflection yoke an assembly of one or more coils through which a controlled current is passed to produce a magnetic field for deflecting a beam of electrons, as in a picture tube technical
sakwitau-pakuv deflection coil deflection coil [no definition available] technical
sakwitau-vulu angle of deflection angle of deflection (no definition available) technical
sakwitayek deflector (shield) a some form of energy field that is projected along the surface of, or into the space around, a starship, space station, planet, moon, or building technical
sakwitayek-vis deflector (shield) grid deflector (shield) grid [no definition available] technical
sakwitayek-vunai-ferek deflector field generator the field of gravitons is held in place in the deflector field by the generators; the deflector shield system uses groups of four polarised gravitic field generators, whose output is phase synchronised with each other technical
sakwitayek-zehlaya deflector array primary function is to clear a path ahead of the ship; done by generating a deflector beam in front of the ship that pushed debris out of the way technical
samuyau-kebi cooling unit a unit that cools items or rooms technical
samuyau-tikh coolant an agent that produces cooling, especially a fluid that draws off heat by circulating through an engine or by bathing a mechanical part technical
sapuhsh-tukh defoaming agent defoaming agent [no definition available] technical
sasatilau decrypt to convert code into ordinary language technical
sasatilau-viskulan decryption matrix a common device used in cryptography and codebreaking in which all members of a given set (scrambled letters representing an encrypted message, for example) are arranged in sequential order across several matrices for comparison and evaluation technical
sasatilaya decryption the activity of making clear or converting from code into plain text technical
sashisau-raf-kuv de-hiss circuit de-hiss circuit [no definition available] technical
satravilau decompile to recreate the original source code from a compiled executable technical
saya-kapol t'falun-krus ion radiation filter a filter to screen out radiation caused by ionization technical
sayek t'tehn-sesh'gal-zehlek anti-graviton beam emitter anti-graviton beam emitter [no definition available] technical
sayumaya backwash the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward; the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event); the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller technical
sesh'gal-vunai graviton field a field of gravitons technical
sesh'gal-vunai graviton field component of a tractor beam that enhances the structural strength of an object undergoing towing technical
sesh'gal-zehlek graviton beam a beam made up of gravitons technical
sesh'gal-zehlek-sayek graviton beam emitter a device that emits a graviton beam technical
seshan-khluhkayek magnetic constrictor magnetic constrictor (no definition found) technical
seshau-tev-sai drogue parachute parachute that drags behind fast moving vehicles to help stop them technical
seshilan-eitaya gravimetric shear gravimetric shear [no definition available] technical
seshilan-sagaya gravimetric pulse a pulse of gravity discernable by starship scanners technical
seshu-bal-thonek gravitic calipers gravitic calipers [no definition available] technical
seshu-kashek gravitic sensor sensor network for the detection of cloaked vessels technical
set-sfek drop point a knife blade that slopes on the spine of the blade from the handle of the knife to the tip of the blade technical
set-spunek drop valve a type of poppet valve arranged to allow it to be opened against a high pressure with a minimum of force technical
set-tuhlek drop tank an expendable and often jettisonable external fuel tank carried by aircraft for long-range flights technical
shait-ral'es-tash automatic volume control automatic volume control (no definition found) technical
sharu aperture an opening, such as a hole, gap, or slit; a usually adjustable opening in an optical instrument, such as a camera or telescope technical
shati-fisolekau-torektra automatic landing system automatic landing system (no definition found) technical
shati-glayek automatic camera a camera with a built-in exposure meter that automatically adjusts the lens opening, shutter speed, or both for proper exposure technical
shati-ha'wein automatic shutter a camera that is equiped with a shutter that does not require humanoid interference to function properly technical
shati-hashek automatic pilot a navigational device that automatically keeps ships or planes or spacecraft on a steady course technical
shati-hashek autopilot a navigational device that automatically keeps ships or planes or spacecraft on a steady course technical
shati-kifau-torektra automatic docking system automatic docking system (no definition found) technical
shati-mesmishek automatic transmission a transmission that automatically changes the gears according to the speed of the car technical
shati-rish-tash automatic mixture control automatic mixture control (no definition found) technical
shati-sashavaya automatic exposure a control system in a camera that sets the lens aperture and shutter speed according to the amount of light that is present technical
shati-tahetilayek automatic stabilizer a budget measure that varies government spending in response to changing economic conditions technical
shati-tash automatic control valve action reached through self-operated or self-actuated means, not requiring manual adjustment technical
shati-toruk-pakhartayek automatic voltage regulator automatic voltage regulator (no definition found) technical
shati-tvelkaun automatic tuning automatic tuning (no definition found) technical
shati-wek-tash automatic phase control automatic phase control (no definition found) technical
shen-kwitek ascent thruster ascent thruster [no definition available] technical
shivak-svitan centre of mass point representing the mean position of the matter in a body technical
slor-masu-tuhlek freshwater tank a tank or aquarium that contains freshwater fish and non-salted water to house them technical
smashau-shal (t'masu-hali) bilge the rounded portion of a ship's hull, forming a transition between the bottom and the sides; the lowest inner part of a ship's hull technical
smashau-shal-spunek(t'masu-hali) bilge pump a pump to remove bilgewater (water that collects and stagnates in the bilge of a ship) technical
sov-hali aircraft a machine or device, such as an airplane, helicopter, glider, or dirigible, that is capable of atmospheric flight technical
sov-hali-tol flight deck the upper deck of an aircraft carrier, used as a runway technical
sov-hali-veltra airframe the structure of an aircraft, such as an airplane, helicopter, or rocket, exclusive of its power plant technical
sov-kapol air filter removes dust from air that passes through it technical
sov-mev air duct a duct that provides ventilation as in mines technical
sov-noshau-mev air conditioning duct a duct through which cooled air flows from an air conditioner technical
sov-prah-vel air-intake a duct that admits air to be mixed with fuel technical
sov-spunek air valve a lid, plug, or cover, applied to an aperture so that by its movement will open or close the aperture to permit or prevent the passage of air technical
sov-su-yata airliner an airplane operated by an airline and adapted for carrying passengers technical
sov-tanan aeration the process of exposing to air (so as to purify); the act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescent technical
sov-ur air shaft a shaft for ventilation technical
sov-vohrayek air brake a surface, such as an aileron, that can be projected into the airflow in order to decrease the air speed of an airplane by increasing drag; a spoiler technical
sov-yumaya airflow the flow of air technical
sovash-kipof alkaline battery a long-lived dry cell that has an alkaline electrolyte which decreases corrosion of the cell technical
spayek conductor a substance or medium that conducts heat, light, sound, or especially an electric charge (elect.) technical
spusau-zehlanayek launch resequencer launch resequencer technical
storayek developer (device) a device used to render visible the image recorded on a photosensitive surface technical
sutor-kash-tok'es artificial intelligence the ability of a computer or other machine to perform those activities that are normally thought to require intelligence technical
sutor-ne-seshan artificial gravity a simulated gravity or sensation of weight established within a spacecraft by means of the craft's rotation, acceleration, or deceleration technical
sutorik artificial made by humans; produced rather than natural; brought about or caused by sociopolitical or other human-generated forces or influences (adj) technical
sutorsu android an automaton that is created from biological materials and resembles a human technical
svin-li-fukat input sampling buffer input sampling buffer [no definition available] technical
svin-nazhu-tihetilayek input gain mode stabilizer input gain mode stabilizer [no definition available] technical
sviribau-gol'dvunek communications relay a structure or beacon designed to relay subspace communications technical
sviribau-ha'zehlek communications laser communications laser [no definition available] technical
svitan-patorau-kebi (t'tum-vel) central processing unit (CPU) the part of a computer that interprets and executes instructions technical
tanek dispenser one that dispenses or gives out, especially a machine or container that allows the contents to be removed and used in convenient or prescribed amounts technical
tanilau-mev t'samu-tor-masu cryogenic fluid supply line line through which cryogenic fluid travels technical
tash-dohn control board electrical device consisting of an insulated panel containing switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices technical
tash-el'rek control column a yoke, alternatively known as control column, is a device used for piloting in most fixed-wing aircraft, analogous to a steering wheel in an automobile technical
tash-katrom control current control current [no definition available] technical
tash-math control panel electrical device consisting of an insulated panel containing switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices technical
tash-nelka control pedestal control pedestal [no definition available] technical
tash-raf-kuv control circuit a feedback circuit that subtracts from the input technical
tash-toruk'es control voltage a method of controlling analog synthesizers -- used for pitch control (with VCOs), loudness control (VCAs), etc technical
tashal control console a computer console (i.e. mainframe console) (old contraction of "tash-shal") technical
tashek control (device) a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine technical
taskek controller a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine (device) technical
tchas-yeturek t'day-da-sfek coaxial warp drive an FTL propulsion technology which is described as bending space, not subspace, as opposed to conventional warp drive technical
tehn-ne-seshanek antigrav(ity unit) antigravity repeller technology used in hand-held grips or pallets to allow handling of overly massive cargo, and in medical rehabilitation therapy technical
tehn-padukau-ralek (t'masu-hali) bilge keel either of two beams or fins fastened lengthwise along the outside of a ship's bilge to inhibit heavy rolling technical
tehn-sesh'gal-zehlek anti-graviton beam anti-graviton beam [no definition available] technical
tehn-terkwul-glaribek anticollision beacon device in an aircraft that warns of impending collision technical
tehn-zafnalan-spunek anti-backdraft valve anti-backdraft valve [no definition available] technical
tepul-thakau-viskulan energy focusing matrix energy focusing matrix [no definition available] technical
terepaya cohesion the intermolecular attraction by which the elements of a body are held together technical
teretau-gelek convergent lens a lens that enables two or more things coming together technical
teretek coupler a a mechanical device that serves to connect the ends of adjacent objects technical
terfitilau-nentu t'dah-pim-tukh dilithium articulation frame a frame that holds holds the dilithium in alignment with the colliding matter/antimatter stream and is housed inside the matter-antimatter reaction assembly technical
terkau bolt to secure or lock with or as if with a bolt; to eat (food) hurriedly and with little chewing; gulp; to move or spring suddenly (verb) technical
terkwul-tvi-temok collision bulkhead a strong, watertight transverse bulkhead in the fore part of a ship to prevent water flowing aft in the event of a collision technical
tersa'es connectivity the property of being connected or the degree to which something has connections technical
tersau-ralek connecting dorsal an alias for interconnecting dorsal; the "neck" of many Federation starships technical
tersayek coupling a mechanical device that serves to connect the ends of adjacent objects ; a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together technical
tershayek t'Bussard Bussard collector a a large scoop (on the order of miles) to compress hydrogen from the interstellar medium and fuse it and used as a method of spacecraft propulsion technical
thak-ska'gal-zehlek coherent neutrino beam coherent neutrino beam [no definition available] technical
thakau-wun-mev focusing barrel focusing barrel [no definition available] technical
thakik coherent marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts; of, relating to, or having waves with similar direction, amplitude, and phase that are capable of exhibiting interference (adjective) technical
thorsh-fo-wein blast shutter blast shutter (no definition available) technical
threshan-tashek throttle a valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine; pedal that controls the throttle valve (noun) technical
thro-gol'dvunek-svitan bridge access relay bridge access relay [no definition available] technical
thro-wein access panel the cover which conceals the engine on a mid-engine vehicle technical
thro-wein-t'faik-svin data input access panel a panel that allows the operator to input data into the central computer technical
throp-svep-krani hatch window window that is found within a hatch technical
tih-viskulan-tertitayek beta matrix compositor beta matrix compositor [no definition available] technical
tihet'es-rasath-tukh ballast any heavy material used to stabilize a ship or airship (ship) technical
tihetilayek stabilizer one that makes or keeps something stable; a device, such as a gyroscopically controlled fin, that prevents excessive rolling technical
torabrayek compensator any device used to compensate for something, notably to achieve a better balance technical
torupik narak-vel-glashaya active polaron scan active polaron scan [no definition available] technical
torupik zehlaya active array active array (no definition available) technical
travilayek compiler a program that translates another program written in a high-level language into machine language so that it can be executed (device) technical
tsorau-vokaya cache memory a fast storage buffer in the central processing unit of a computer technical
tsorek capacitor an electric circuit element used to store charge temporarily technical
tsulau-feh amplitude peak amplitude peak (no definition available) technical
tsulau-nakihtilaya amplitude modulation (AM) the encoding of a carrier wave by variation of its amplitude in accordance with an input signal; technical
tsulau-saznek amplitude distortion distortion occurring when the output amplitude is not a linear function of the input amplitude under specified conditions technical
tsulaya amplitude greatness of magnitude; the maximum displacement of a periodic wave; the property of copious abundance technical
tuhlau-nelka t'day-pim-khushlar dilithium containment pedestal dilithium containment pedestal; no definition available technical
tuhlau-torektra containment system a system whereby antimatter and matter are kept separated by the use of magnetic fields to prevent them meeting technical
tuhlau-vunai containment field generic term for a forcefield used to isolate antimatter in their storage pods or hazardous biological or chemical specimens in a science lab. technical
tum-vel computer a device that computes, especially a programmable electronic machine that performs high-speed mathematical or logical operations or that assembles, stores, correlates, or otherwise processes information (VLI) technical
tum-vel-gluvayek computer display a computer peripheral device capable of showing still or moving images generated by a computer and processed by a graphics card technical
tum-vel-kutra computer bank computer bank [no definition available] technical
tum-vel-sutauk computer bay computer bay [no definition available] technical
tum-vel-tvihanek computer interface the the means of interaction between software components - this includes constants, data types, types of procedures, exception specifications and method signature technical
tum-vel-tviyan computer core term used to describe a starship's main computer, particularly when the computer has been fashioned in a cylindrical form technical
tum-vel-vokaya computer memory refers to the parts of a digital computer that retain physical state (data) for some interval of time technical
tumek counter a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens; (computer science) a register whose contents go through a regular series of states (usually states indicating consecutive integers) (device) technical
tusla-ifisek cargo transporter a low-resolution high-volume transporter system for non-biological objects technical
tusla-kebi cargo unit a vehicle, container, pallet, flat, portable tank or any other entity or any part thereof which belongs to the ship but is not permanently attached to that ship technical
tusla-natel cargo module a a large pressurized container used to tranfer cargo to and from the ship technical
tusla-tvi'haf cargo pod a small ship that transports cargo from a planet or spacestation to a ship technical
tvi-glashau-gol'dvunek internal scan relay internal scan relay [no definition available] technical
tvi-temok bulkhead one of the upright partitions dividing a ship into compartments and serving to add structural rigidity and to prevent the spread of leakage or fire in a ship or airplane technical
tvihan-tumaya interface programme interface programme [no definition available] technical
tvihanek interface surface forming a common boundary between adjacent regions, bodies, substances, phases; the point of interaction between a computer and a person (n) technical
tvinaf interlink to link together or join (one) with another technical
tvinaf-zehlanayek interlink sequencer part of Lt. Cmdr Data's positronic brain; in 2369, Data increased his computational speed by setting his sequencer to asynchronous operation technical
tviyan core a bar of magnetic material (as soft iron) that passes through a coil and serves to increase the inductance of the coil; the chamber of a nuclear reactor containing the fissile material where the reaction takes place; warp core (noun) (noun) technical
tviyan-viskulan core matrix core matrix [no definition available] technical
u'gal-zehl-mev cathode ray tube a high-vacuum tube in which cathode rays produce a luminous image on a fluorescent screen, used in televisions and visual display units technical
u'rak-narafek cathode a negatively charged electrode that is the source of electrons in an electrical device; the positively charged terminal of a voltaic cell or storage battery that supplies current technical
valit computer programme (specific) computer programme that "burrows" past security interfaces technical
vikayek alarm - device an electrical, electronic, or mechanical device that serves to warn of danger by means of a sound or signal (noun) technical
vimevilau-nakihtilayek induction modulator a piece of equipment used on starships and on Starbases technical
vimevilau-tihetilayek induction stabilizer a part of a Federation starship's deflector system technical
vimevilau-vis induction grid induction grid [no definition available] technical
vimevilau-viskulan t'wkitau-mishu impulse engine induction matrix impulse engine induction matrix [no definition available] technical
vimevilau-yeturek t'dah-da-sfek coaxial induction drive coaxial induction drive [no definition available] technical
vipohshau-spunek injector valve a device that works like a hypodermic needle to inject the proper amount of fuel into the combustion chamber in response to signals from an electronic sensing device on cars with fuel injection systems technical
vipohshayek t'dah-masu-tukh deuterium injector deuterium injector [no definition available] technical
visatilau-viskulan encrpytion matrix a matrix used to lock or codify something technical
viskulan-rushanek t'raf-snazh EPS matrix converter EPS matrix converter [no definition available] technical
vlaik kwitau-kwitek lateral impulse thruster the small engine that is situated on the lateral (side) portion of the ship; used for maneuvering technical
vlaik kwitau-tash-torektra lateral impulse control system the control system for the lateral impulse engines technical
vo'ek-sfek balance point point at which the forces acting on a tubing string suspended in a live wellbore are equal technical
vohrau brake to be slowed or stopped by or as if by the operation of a brake (verb) (VLI) technical
vohrau-shihvek brake shoe a curved metal block that presses against and arrests the rotation of a wheel or brake drum technical
vohrau-tev-sai brake parachute a parachute that is attached to the back of a vehicle and acts as a brake; a drag chute technical
vohrau-trak brake pad the flat block that presses against the disk of a disc brake technical
vohrau-tvitaya brake lining the covering of a brake shoe technical
vohrau-vluhn brake drum a metal cylinder to which pressure is applied by a braking mechanism in order to arrest rotation of the wheel or shaft to which the cylinder is attached technical
vohrayek brake a device for slowing or stopping motion, as of a vehicle, especially by contact friction (noun) (VLI) technical
vuhna-glantokaya analog signal a signal that is continuously variable technical
vuhna-kapol analog filter handles analog stimuli (e.g. electrical signals) directly; the most common variant is the electronic filter technical
vuhna-tum-vel analog computer a computer that represents information by variable quantities (e.g., positions or voltages) technical
vuhna-vipladayek analog recorder analog recorder (no definition available) technical
vulu-mik-yal angle guage angle guage (no definition available) technical
vulumau bevel to cut at an inclination that forms an angle other than a right angle; to be inclined; slant technical
vulumaya bevel the angle or inclination of a line or surface that meets another at any angle but 90; two rules joined together as adjustable arms used to measure or draw angles of any size or to fix a surface at an angle (noun) technical
vunai-ferek-viskulan field generator matrix field generator matrix [no definition available] technical
wak'gal-zehlek chroniton beam a beam of chronitons (a particle that can be used for many things including time travel and weapons) technical
wakek timer a timepiece that measures a time interval and signals its end; a regulator that activates or deactivates a mechanism at set times; an official who keeps track of the time elapsed technical
wan-pi'shal cloud chamber apparatus that detects high-energy particles passing through a supersaturated vapor; each particle ionizes molecules along its path and small droplets condense on them to produce a visible track technical
wan-tukh-mor aluminum leaf a bright leaf or foil made of aluminum and often substituted for silver in blocking edition bindings technical
weinat cowl a protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine technical
wek-abomesayek t'faik-khush data crystal phase inverter data crystal phase inverter [no definition available] technical
wel-elakh-ashenayek axonal amplifier axonal amplifier [no definition available] technical
wuh-nodol-zeh cantilever any rigid member projecting from a vertical support; used in bridges or dams technical
yeturek-krus drive section the "engineering hull", also called the "stardrive section", or the "battle section", holds all warp drive-related components, as well as the main deflector (shield) array, stronger weapons, fuel and miscellaneous storage, and other systems technical
yon-nelau-torektra fire suppressant system a system that extinguishes fires; usually found on starships technical
yon-nelau-tukh fire suppressant a method of extinguishing a fire by removing all oxygen and smothering it technical
yon-vohr-tukh fire retardant a chemical that smothers a fire, usually dropped from aircraft over a forest fire technical
yonek igniter a substance used to ignite or kindle a fire; a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires technical
yontau-tvi-shal combustion chamber an enclosure in which combustion, especially of a fuel or propellant, is initiated and controlled technical
za-dahkvalu-kwitek aft parabolic thruster aft parabolic thruster [no definition available] technical
za-kwitek-sutauk aft thruster compartment aft thruster compartment [no definition available] technical
za-snazh-krau aft plasma vent aft plasma vent [no definition available] technical
zafnalan backdraft an explosive surge in a fire produced by the sudden mixing of air with other combustible gases technical
zeh beam long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction technical
zehl'es alignment the process of adjusting parts so that they are in proper relative position; the act of aligning or the condition of being aligned technical
zehlaya array an orderly, often imposing arrangement; an impressively large number, as of persons or objects (noun) technical
zehlik rish-folau-torektra linear intermix system the system that regulates the matter/antimatter reaction in the warp core (intermix chamber) technical
zehlik rish-folau-vel linear intermix chamber a linear chamber that contains the matter/antimatter reaction that supplies power to the warp drive and other main systems technical
zhel-yeturek belt drive a system for transmitting power from one shaft to another by means of an endless flexible belt looped over pulleys mounted on the shafts; power transmission by endless belt technical
zhilikam terminology the vocabulary of technical terms used in a particular field, subject, science, or art; nomenclature technical
zhu-vakav'es audio frequency an audible acoustic wave frequency technical

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