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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 French side then hit back with two quickfire tries just before the interval.
The Blades hit back on the stroke of half-time through Phillips and then goals from Billy Clarke and Matt Lowton put them 3-2 ahead before John O'Flynn's 82nd-minute leveller.
But in the final move of the half, Huddersfield hit back with Mike Clarke, which Johnson converted to pull the game back to 19-15 at the interval.
But Thornaby hit back quickly, and also from a penalty, as Mason equalised by comfortably placing the ball in the net.
Rothbury hit back with two John Angus goals and a Stephen Rennison effort.
Wayne Davies forced an early deflection to put Rangers in front before Milestone hit back through Adam Edwards and Matthew Davies.
Leicestershire's clash with Lancashire at Grace Road was finely poised after the hosts hit back with three late wickets.
But, as education experts and employers questioned whether standards are really going up, the region's teenagers hit back.
Gregg then added a try of his own before G Thomas and Brett Mountain hit back for the Ironsides.
Skipper Ian Wright gave Hereford the lead in the 12th minute but Farnborough hit back to level through Lenny Piper.
ADE AKINBIYI has hit back at suggestions he is to blame for Peter Taylor's sacking as Leicester manager.
And at the end of the first quarter Clontarf hit back strongly with a well-worked try by Ollie Winchester.