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English definition of “HIV”

HIV

noun [U]  /ˈeɪtʃˌɑɪˈvi/
abbreviation for human immunodeficiency virus (= the virus that causes AIDS ) HIV-positive Someone who is HIV-positive is infected with HIV but might not have AIDS , or might not develop it for a long time .
(Definition of HIV noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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