A wernick was a unit of money on Melmac that was equal to ten dollars.
Milo Fleece offered 700 werknicks for a used car, then changed his offer to 200. He attempted to resell the vehicle for 1000 wernicks. However, Staff only had a 50 wernick bill. (ATAS: "Two for the Brig")
Madame Pokipsi charged twenty wernicks to regrow hair. She had a half price special, and Gordon paid with a ten wernick bill. Augie wanted four wernicks to keep quiet when Gordon made her hair fall out. Gordon had hoped she would accept a single wernick coin. (ATAS: "Hair Today, Bald Tomorrow")
Named for NBC producer Sandy Wernick.