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A weed was an undesirable plant in a garden. To compare something to a weed was to imply that it proliferated rapidly and/or was hard to eradicate. Weeds could be controlled with herbicides. ( TAS : ” The Infinite Vulcan “; TNG : ” The First Duty “)

Boothby, the groundskeeper of Starfleet Academy in the 24th century, preferred to pull weeds by hand rather than use an herbicide. ( TNG : ” The First Duty “)

In 2371, Furel told Lupaza that he had seen better weeds than the crops she grew. ( DS9 : ” Shakaar “)

When Quark attempted to hire Elim Garak as an assassin in late 2372, Garak replied that he had been a gardener and that his services were available should Quark need something weeded. ( DS9 : ” Body Parts “)

A weed was an undesirable plant in a garden. To compare something to a weed was to imply that it proliferated rapidly and/or was hard to eradicate. Weeds could be controlled with herbicides. (TAS: "The Infinite Vulcan"; TNG: "The First Duty") Boothby, the groundskeeper of Starfleet Academy in…