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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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In order to "hit the ground running," rehabilitation professionals and their clients must be in tune with the realities and demands of the current labor market.
"We'll go away, have a couple of weeks off, the boys will stay in shape on their own and then come back and hit the ground running."
'As your foot soldiers, we have hit the ground running with competence, commitment and concern for a better Lagos.
"From our point of view, we haven't got enough time to do a gradual process - we have to hit the ground running," Hughes said on the club's official website.
"His ability is not in question and I hope he can hit the ground running. There is no guarantee there will be anybody else coming in."
"Being alongside Steve will hopefully make the transition a smooth one, so that he can hit the ground running.
"The first game against Man City, I played well and after that, I just hit the ground running," said Kone, who joined from Lorient in a [pounds sterling]5m deal.
I hit the ground running, haharapin ko ang problema, Binay said.
It's about him developing his awareness with the first-team "He was unlucky to suffer an injury but he was never going to be ready to hit the ground running. We paid a club record but PS8m is not a lot for a striker in the Premier League.
"When everybody comes back for pre-season you're raring to go and ready to hit the ground running.
She said: "We really have hit the ground running, by already doubling the amount of broker business we wrote in 2011.
Summary: Murray hit the ground running and broke Federer's serve twice to win the first set 6-4 before Federer won the second 7-5.