“Agenothree is the term used on Pern for Nitric acid. The name is derived from its chemical...Agenothree
“Numbweed is a naturally-occuring plant on Pern that produces a powerful local anesthetic. It is...Numbweed
“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.