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  • n. Plural form of nanoprobe.


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  • More exotic "nanoprobes" slated for hypothetical future expeditions are fun, conceptually, but they also beg the question: Won't we be there by then?

    Archive 2006-08-01

  • The first tissue to be attacked by the nanoprobes is the victim’s blood …

    Becoming Human: The Seven of Nine™ Saga

  • But new "nanoprobes" made by combining scorpion venom with tiny metal beads are giving the fight against

    National Geographic News

  • I don't get it either, but a little checking tells me the car is now made out of nanoprobes (lame!), so that probably has something to do with it.

    TV Review: Knight Rider Series Premier

  • It features an injured man who receives an injection of nanoprobes to repair his body, but the nanoprobes achieve intelligence, become convinced the man they are saving is God, and start building a cathedral in his innards.

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • I think if we can get properly modified nanoprobes into the central plexus of a Borg ship so that the signal will be carried beyond one cube, we can fool them into blowing up all of their vessels.

    Star Trek: Voyager®: Full Circle

  • One is no longer active, and Two injected the modified nanoprobes into the main regeneration sequencer.

    Star Trek: Voyager®: Full Circle

  • Five was the only one to reach the central plexus, but scanners cannot confirm whether or not the nanoprobes were injected.

    Star Trek: Voyager®: Full Circle

  • The nanoprobes will propagate an alert indicating catastrophic damage.

    Star Trek: Voyager®: Full Circle

  • The Borg believe what their nanoprobes tell them to believe.

    Star Trek: Voyager®: Full Circle


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