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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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He really hit the nail on the head when he wrote these women, because even though the situations are heightened, women can relate to them.
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You hit the nail on the head with regard to the health of Princess Margaret.