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Summary[edit | edit source]

An El-Aurian con man arrives on the space station and discovers a device that can change probability.

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Characters[edit | edit source]

AlsiaJulian BashirBroikCosJadzia DaxJonesKira NerysMartus MazurTaylor MooreMornMiles O'BrienKeiko O'BrienOdoQuarkRoanaRomBenjamin Sisko
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Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

Danube-class runabout (in opening credits)

Locations[edit | edit source]

Club MartusDeep Space 9Habitat ringOperations centerPromenadeQuark'sReplimatSecurity office
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BajorEl-Aurian systemPythro VVlugta asteroid belt

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

Alsia's speciesBajoranChangelingCos's speciesEl-AurianFerengiHumanTrill
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States and organizations[edit | edit source]

Bajoran MilitiaStarfleetUnited Federation of Planets
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Starfleet Medical School

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anestheticasteroidcanapéFerengi Rules of AcquisitionGamzian wineisikJapaneselatinummetacetaminNaming DayneutrinophaserPlygorian mammothProbabilityproseccoracquetballracquetball courtstellar cartographysynthaholtribneltricorderturboliftwater

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Background[edit | edit source]

  • The name El-Aurian is used for the first time in this episode.

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Timeline[edit | edit source]

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Previous episode:
DS9 episode produced Next episode:
The Alternate
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Previous Adventure:
Life Itself is Reason Enough
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