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1AbhThe Abh are a genetically engineered race of human that were originally created as a slave rave to explore space. They rebeled against their creators and developed their own society. They consider space to be their home and loath stepping foot on planets. They call themselves "Kin of the Stars."
2ABYAfter the Battle of Yavin. Dates in the Star Wars Universe that happen after Episode VI - A New Hope.
3AD PoliceShort for Advanced Police. These are heavily armed police in Mega Tokyo that have been established to handle Boomer related incidents. They were initially funded by Genom.
4AdministrationThe Administration is the government. It appears that every planet has it’s own Administration.
5AerelonOne of the Twelve Colonies
6AgencyThis is a group of espers that was formed about three years prior to the story. They have powers to enter Closed Space and battle Shinjin there.
7AnimeThe term for Japanese Animated movies and television shows. This term is used in Japan to mean any animated show regardless of country of origin and subject matter. In the US this term means animation from Japan.
8Aptic GateThis is the sord to the Aptic system at which a decisive battle is waged under the command of the Bebaus brothers. The Basroil is a part of the defending fleet here.
9AquariaOne of the Twelve Colonies
10ArigamiA race of plant-like monsters that have been asleep for a thousasnd years and want to wipe out human life on Earth.
11ArigatouJapanese term for "thank you".
12Arigatou gozaimasuJapanese term for "thank you" but in a more polite way that just Arigato.
13AsturiaA large kingdom of which Allen is a member and one-time allies with Zaibach.
14Aurora ShellA barrier that hold in the atmosphere but which also prohibits air travel.
15AuthoritiesThe Authorities are a branch of the Administration and are, basically, the police force.
16AutoReivArtificial people created for various reasons. The three classes are Entourage, Companion and Armed. Entourage AutoReivs help out their partners in various tasks. Companion AutoReivs are usually made to replace loved ones but have other purposes as well. Armed AutoReivs are used in police work and other lines of duty calling for force.
17BakaThis is a derogatory term that roughly translates as idiot or dummy.
18BaronhThe language spoken by the Abh. It is a language create by the author Hiroyuki Morioka.
19BatabitajiraBatabitajira is Iria's birth place on Myce. Komimasa is buried there after his death.
20BattlestarA huge space fortress built to protect the colonies during the Cylon Wars.
21BaystarThe Cylon version of a Battlestar.
22BBYBefore the Battle of Yavin. Dates in the Star Wars Universe that happen before Episode VI - A New Hope.
23BentoBox lunches in Japan and served cold. They usually contain rice and side items arranged in a visually appealing manner.
24Blast FallThe name given to a disaster that occurred twelve years ago and caused many deaths and many others to go missing. It occurred when the Aurora Shell interacted with a RUC building.
25BoomerA bio-mechanical robot-like creation. These were initially created to facilitate in the reconstruction of Japan after the great earthquake. They have been used since then in almost every field from waiters to underwater exploration, etc.
26BorobdinThe borobdin is a powerful weapon and is able to destroy buildings and vehicle easily.
27BrowningAnother religion that has been ostracized by Mauser. Aparently Browning is the one that placed the Providence Breaker and Guardian genes into the world.
28CanceronOne of the Twelve Colonies
29CapricaOne of the Twelve Colonies
30CARAThe Classification and Rating Administration. Those responsible for rating movies in the US.
31ChamallaChamalla extract are used by oracles for their visions. It also has some medicinal purposes and is sometimes used as an alternative therapy for cancer.
32ChevalierStrong and intelligent beings created by Saya or Diva when humans drink their blood. They can shape shift and regenerate wounds quickly and are almost impossible to kill.
33ChiropteranA vampire like creature that drains their victims of blood.
34Cinq Flèches GroupA group dedicated to guarding Diva.
35Closed SpaceThis is an alternate reality that is created whenever Haruhi is troubled in some way. Shinjin appear with closed space and start to destroy things. Closed Space also grows larger if left alone. It's up to The Agency and its espers to stop the Shinjin and remove the Closed Space before it takes over the entire world.
36Cogito VirusA virus that infects AutoReivs and makes them self-aware. The effects of this vary based on the AutoReiv.
37Compac DriveA device that allows humans to control LFO's and various other machines.
38CoralianA physical manifestation of the Scub Coral. There are four types:
  1. Command Cluster Coralian - A concentration of Scub Coral which can control other aspects of the Sub Coral.
  2. Kute-class Coralian - A huge sphere of energy in the sky. They are rarely seen in nature but can be caused artificially.
  3. Antibody Coralian - Creatures that are created by the Scub Coral to remove harmful conditions, including people and their cities.
  4. Humaniform Coralian - Beings that are created by the Scub Coral in human form. They are thought by researchers to be sent by the Scub Coral to gather information about humanity.
39Core RobotA robot created technology learned from the artifact found at the construction site of the new town hall. A core unit is installed in the robot which is activated by the life sympathy of the pilot.
40Core Robot 2This mecha is similar to the Core Robot 1 and is red in color. It is piloted by Mitsuki Sanada.
41Core Robot 3This mecha is piloted by D and is blue in color.
42CylonA race of machine beings created by humans that eventually became self-aware. They turned on their creators with the intent to wipe them out.
43Dead ApostleA vampire that is created from a human by drinking it's blood.
44DempadanA dempadan is a one man vehicle. Fujikuro uses a dempadan.
45Desperation DiseaseA condition caused by the combination of Scub Coral, Trapar and Compac Drives. Those suffering from it fixate on a Compac Drive and remain is a near catatonic state.
46D-KnightThis is a human controller that is paired with a Dragoon in order to unlock its full potential. The bonding on works well when there is complete trust between the D-Knight and the Dragoon.
47DoujinshiDoujinshi, or doujin for short, are self published comics. There are two basic categories: fan-comics and self-published works. Fan-comics are non-professional stories from fans based on others' work. Self-published works are published by the creator of the comic or the ideas behind them and not through a publishing company.
48Dragon KnightsA group formed to protect La'cryma from Shangri'la and to find the Dragon Torque.
49Dragon TorqueA being of some power that can effect the dimensions.
50DragoonThese are battle fortresses that were used in an ancient war. They have had psychic human bonded to them in order to make them function to a degree that would work in battle. They can manifest in human form but cannot become fully active without a human controller called a D-Knight.







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