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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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and type of present picture as independent variables, and hit rate as the dependent variable are shown in Table 5.
11 19 Nelumbo nucifera 12 16 Natural source Hit rate (%) Inhibitory activity at 50 [micro]g/ml Ligand displacement Benzbromarone (10 [micro]m) Not applicable 51.
a) The results in terms of computation time, hit rate, error and accuracy, and AUC of ROC analyses.
It turns out that the new kernel significantly outperforms the other two kernels in terms of the MSE, the hit rate, and the capital gain from a simple trading strategy.
The 30 discriminant analysis items equaled Burn's (2014) person-matching hit rate at the item level using all 150 items on the MPSI-R.
But the filter's hit rate proved insufficient on its own to justify the government's action.
Both scoring methodologies struggle with top-match hit-rate accuracy, which is much lower than the reported hit rates.
To test whether there was any significant overall effect of the stimulus pictures, one-way repeated measures ANOVA was applied to the old and the new data set, with the 30 stimulus pictures as the independent variable and mean relative hit rate as the dependent variable.
In future works other descriptors will be evaluated to improve still more the hit rate.
higher hit rate group might well be the higher crime rate group.
One way to evaluate such models amounts to calculating the fraction of correctly classified cases, that is, the hit rate.