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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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Francis 1, Poly 0: Alex Gonzalez pitched five innings, allowing just one hit for the visiting Knights of La Canada (2-2) in a win over the Parrots of Sun Valley.
Until baseball coaches are allowed to pitch or hit for their players, they will have to continue developing their skills through fundamentally sound and comprehensive teaching programs.
Larry Price of Kennedy, the game's MVP, had the game-winning hit for the West, singling home Simi Valley's Tim Rapp from second base.