American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. HIV.
- n. Either of two related viruses (HIV-1 and HIV-2) that progressively destroy the body's immune system and can lead to AIDS.
- n. the virus that causes acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS); it replicates in and kills the helper T cells
“Neutralizing antibody responses drive the evolution of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 envelope during recent HIV infection.”
“Thermodynamic dissection of a low affinity protein-protein interface involved in human immunodeficiency virus assembly.”
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