HIV-1

noun \ ˌāch-ˌī-ˈvē-ˈwən \

Definition of HIV-1

: a lentivirus (species Human immunodeficiency virus 1) that is the most prevalent HIV called also HTLV-III

First Known Use of hiv-1

1986


Medical Dictionary

HIV-1

noun \ ˌā-ˌchī-ˌvē-ˈwən \

medical Definition of HIV-1

: a retrovirus of the genus Lentivirus (species Human immunodeficiency virus 1) that is the most prevalent HIV called also HTLV-III, LAV

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