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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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Trick or Treason hits the mark, both as an expose of a scandal that official Washington has tried to suppress and as an indictment of a national press whose members have chosen to protect careers rather than report unpleasant truths.
With organizations evaluating their most fundamental IT purchase -- their communications platform -- on such issues as cost, functionality, scalability, reliability, security, interoperability and support, they will find GroupWise 7 hits the mark in just about every category, and upon close inspection surpasses the competition in a number of areas.
There is also a harvest of visual puns - many sexual, others vegetarian, some both - that consistently hits the mark.