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A protease-inhibiting drug usually used in combination with other drugs to suppress the replication of HIV.
[rito-, of unknown origin + -navir, protease inhibitor suff. (from saquinavir).]
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(Medicine) a type of anti-viral drug used to treat HIV infection and AIDS
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|Noun||1.||ritonavir - a protease inhibitor (trade name Norvir) used in treating HIV|
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