from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A protease-inhibiting drug usually used in combination with other drugs to suppress the replication of HIV.
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- n. An anti-retroviral drug of the protease inhibitor class that is used in to treat HIV infected patients.
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- n. a protease inhibitor (trade name Crixivan) used for treating HIV
Alteration of inde(ne) + -navir, protease inhibitor suffix (from saquinavir).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)