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A retrovirus of the genus Lentivirus that causes AIDS by infecting helper T cells of the immune system. The most common serotype, HIV-1, is distributed worldwide, while HIV-2 is primarily confined to West Africa.
Find another word for human-immunodeficiency-virus. In this page you can discover 3 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for human-immunodeficiency-virus, like: AIDS virus, hiv and virus that causes AIDS.