The ST:TNG episode Darmok, except the language is strings of numbers instead of metaphors.
The crew eventually figures out that each number identifies a line of dialog from an episode of The Simpsons.
Starfleet immediately adopts this as the new official language of the Federation due to its efficiency.
@mike Do we know that this isn't what the Bynar's native language was?
This is a place for Typica users to connect and chat, but toots need not be related to that program or coffee roasting.