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Hit

A unit measuring a person or IP address visiting a website. In general, the more hits a website generates, the higher revenue it earns from advertising and other sources.

hit

1. To sell a security at a bid price quoted by a dealer. For example, a trader will hit a bid.
2. To lose money on a trade. For example, a dealer may take a hit on the holdings of Moore's Fried Foods' common stock.
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The towel bat is used on deck to get loose before you get ready to hit in batting practice or in a game.
As a software application, HITS stores information contributed voluntarily by system users who collect crime information on standardized forms, which require fewer than 30 minutes of preparation and data-entry time.
Other than James Perry, the only customer known to have used Hit Man in a crime was a killer who followed some of the book's suggestions about how to dispose of a dead body.
HIT Entertainment, owned by private equity investment group Apax Partners since June 2005, is one of the world's leading independent children's entertainment producers and rights-owners.
Guerrero has now hit safely in all 43 games he has played against the Rangers in his career.
The other obvious challenge in hitting is that you are trying to hit a round object with a round bat, and meeting the ball squarely.
Although final rules issued recently by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of Inspector General provide exceptions to these fraud and abuse laws for HIT, they do not go far enough, stated Premier Senior Vice President of Public Affairs Blair Childs in the letter.
Third, you can hit a 30-degree angle shot at 50 to 75% velocity (5).
Herrera, a Valencia High product, won't be expected to hit for power in the playoffs, especially since she's been learning to hit from the left side of the plate.
An exaggerated stride away from the plate can make it difficult to hit the outside pitch, as the hips will be opened up very early in the swing.
JAKKS Pacific is the ideal partner to create toys that capture the magic of Barney," said Jamie Cygielman, Senior Vice President, Consumer Products, HIT Entertainment.