“Numbweed is a naturally-occuring plant on Pern that produces a powerful local anesthetic. It is...Numbweed
“Agenothree is the term used on Pern for Nitric acid. The name is derived from its chemical...Agenothree
“Turn is the Pernese word for "year". It had come into use during the First Interval. By the...Turn
“A sevenday is the Pernese equivalent of a week. The days of the sevenday are numbered, Firstday...Sevenday
“Firestone is a phosphine-bearing mineral that occurs naturally on Pern. Dragons and fire-lizards...Firestone
“PNA is the name of the genetic molecule used on Pern. Unlike Earth DNA, it has only 3 bases, A...PNA
“The term Crossing can refer to one of two things on Pern. First Crossing - the journey from...Crossing
Pages in category "Pernese Glossary"
The following 27 pages are in this category, out of 27 total.