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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 Aimbry haven't bounced through the League over the past few years - only missing out on promotion to the top flight last season by one place - without being prepared to battle, and they hit back with two minutes remaining through Craig Beevers, but time ran out for an equaliser.
Clothiers hit back before the break and then equalised following a mix-up in the Health defence.
But Monty were not to be denied as they hit back with a hattrick from Luke Robinson, a brace apiece from Nigel Evans and Neil Pritchard with Lee Jones and Gareth Rowlands completing the tally.
But Trapattoni hit back: "This colleague of yours, he was a manager, he must think about what he says.
What has he won for f***s sake?" Keano hit back last night, insisting: "As usual the reaction is over the top."
LEE TRUNDLE hit back at referee Graham Laws after his controversial dismissal at Prenton Park last Saturday cost him a two-match suspension.
But they hit back after the restart, equalising midway through the second half with a superb effort from James Cass before grabbing the winner ten minutes later with a Tom Booth strike.
Thistle hit back in 20 minutes when Paul Brown curled in a left foot shot from the edge of the box.
Top doctors have hit back at claims their chief executive should resign.
But Saints hit back again, and Beattie swept home from the penalty spot after Tobias Linderoth's foul on David Prutton.
Wycombe hit back immediately with a strike from Richard Harris.
Steel opened the scoring with a 14th minute try from flanker Stenner only for Athletic to hit back with a solo effort from wing Rob Coles.