Meaning of “HIV-positive” in the English Dictionary

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"HIV-positive" in British English

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HIV-positiveadjective

uk /ˌeɪtʃ.aɪ.viːˈpɒz.ə.tɪv/ us /ˌeɪtʃ.aɪ.viːˈpɑː.zə.t̬ɪv/

infected with the HIV virus although perhaps not having developed AIDS, the serious disease that it causes

(Definition of “HIV-positive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)