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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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But former boss Mackay hit back through the League Managers' Association, which branded Lim "unprofessional".
The Scotland keeper, who now plays for Hull City, hit back on Twitter, saying suggestions that he left Ibrox to "line his pockets" were wrong and that his reasons for moving were more complicated.
Thomas Minns scored another Leeds try which Hardaker converted, but Wakefield hit back through a Matt Wildie try and Goulding conversion.
Hull hit back as Greg Lound crossed the whitewash and Cameron added the extras to reduce the Bees' lead at the break to 22-10.
A Mark Harris double put the Druids on the front foot but Lee Davey hit back for the hosts with a brace of his own and, five minutes from time, Lloyd Ellams netted to send the home crowd into raptures.
Ronnie McFall's Ports looked to be in total command when Joe McNeill, a Kevin Braniff thunderbolt and Sean Mackle put them 3-0 up until the Bannsiders hit back with four goals in the final 18 minutes.
A 20-yard Glenn Rule drive increased the advantage but the visitors hit back seven minutes before the break, referee Mark Farrington awarding a contentious penalty that Martin Rose put away.
Rodney Peake hit back from the kick-off with Rooney converting, but James Dixon went over for the hosts from a scrum for an 18-16 lead at half-time.
Hambleton and Richmond restored their two-goal cushion midway through the second half but Middlesbrough quickly hit back with their second goal of the game from Ross Teasdale to set up a tense finale.
Summary: Girls Aloud star Sarah Harding has hit back at claims she assaulted recent boyfriend Theo De Vries during their recent skiing holiday.
Rothbury hit back with two John Angus goals and a Stephen Rennison effort.
However, Sanders hit back when claiming the opening Book Tickets Online At wolverhampton-racecourse.