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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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The towel bat is used on deck to get loose before you get ready to hit in batting practice or in a game.
As a software application, HITS stores information contributed voluntarily by system users who collect crime information on standardized forms, which require fewer than 30 minutes of preparation and data-entry time.
Other than James Perry, the only customer known to have used Hit Man in a crime was a killer who followed some of the book's suggestions about how to dispose of a dead body.
The other obvious challenge in hitting is that you are trying to hit a round object with a round bat, and meeting the ball squarely.
Third, you can hit a 30-degree angle shot at 50 to 75% velocity (5).
An exaggerated stride away from the plate can make it difficult to hit the outside pitch, as the hips will be opened up very early in the swing.