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Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS):

HIV infection is a condition that can gradually destroy the immune system, which makes it harder for the body to fight infections. When this happens, the person has AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome).

Many jurisdictions criminalize exposing another person to AIDS without the person's knowledge. 

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