Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Science / Biology / Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV): The retrovirus that attacks T-cells in the human immune system, destroying the bodys defenses and allowing the development of AIDS.

Other Words for Human

Human Verb Synonyms: mortal, anthropoid, hominoid, android, hominid, Possibly offensive manlike
Human Adjective Synonyms: kind, kindly, kind-hearted, considerate, charitable, compassionate, merciful, benign, benignant, tender, gentle, forgiving, lenient, benevolent, beneficent, generous, magnanimous, humanitarian, understanding, accommodating, sympathetic, good-natured
Human Noun Synonyms: sensitive, defenseless, weak, fallible, vulnerable

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (Aids)

Science / Biology / Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (Aids): A collection of disorders that develop as a result of infection by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which attacks helper T cells, crippling the immune system and greatly reducing the bodys abil MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Humanism: A Renaissance intellectual and artistic movement triggered by a 'rediscovery' of classical Greek and Roman language, culture and literature. The term was coined in the sixteenth century from 'studia h MORE

Humanistic Astrology

Science / Astrology / Humanistic Astrology: Person-centered astrology as opposed to event-oriented. MORE


Life Style / College / Humanities: Human related programs usually offered within a Faculty of Arts (e.g., history, languages and literature, sociology). MORE

Human Signs

Science / Astrology / Human Signs: Signs that exhibit human qualities such as sparse body hair: Gemini, Virgo, the first 15° of Sagittarius and Aquarius. Some authorities include Libra and all of Sagittarius in this group, thereby equ MORE

Human Resources

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Human Resources: The function dealing with the management of people employed within the organization. MORE