acquired immune deficiency syndrome

noun

Definition of acquired immune deficiency syndrome 

: aids

First Known Use of acquired immune deficiency syndrome

1982, in the meaning defined above

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acquired immune deficiency syndrome

noun

Medical Definition of acquired immune deficiency syndrome 

: aids

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