Synonyms and Antonyms for herpes-simplex

1. herpes simplex (n.)

an infection caused by the herpes simplex virus; affects the skin and nervous system; produces small temporary (but sometimes painful) blisters on the skin and mucous membranes


2. herpes simplex (n.)

a herpes virus that affects the skin and nervous system


3. simplex (adj.)

allowing communication in only one direction at a time, or in telegraphy allowing only one message over a line at a time

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4. simplex (adj.)

having only one part or element

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5. herpes (n.)

viral diseases causing eruptions of the skin or mucous membrane


6. herpes (n.)

any of the animal viruses that cause painful blisters on the skin