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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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Lau's philosophy of hitting for power is based on the maturation process.
The first batter Percival faced was Tim Raines, pinch hitting for Ryan Christenson.
We won and that's what's important,'' said Mondesi, who admitted he was trying to homer to complete hitting for the cycle in his final two at-bats.