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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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Hit the Road Jack is a charity set up by the parents of Jack Harries, who was born profoundly deaf in 2002.
It's a good idea to check the condition of the kingpin before you hit the road.
NASDAQ:SFLY), the leading Internet-based social expression and personal publishing service, launches its Hit the Road with Shutterfly summer travel campaign.
Needless to say we got our points and hit the road for Denver.
Next time you feel anxiety getting the better of you, hit the road for relief.
MINNEAPOLIS -- As tens of thousands of Minnesota families hit the road for Thanksgiving, a new Web site will help them buckle up their children safely for the holiday and for everyday travel.
hit the road to visit the Burning Man event in central California.
Just make sure you check that the two bolts are installed before you hit the road.
The mission: Hit the road for a day with some of the Girl and Choclate crew in a giant RV and barge the land, barge the spots, and barge.
And the South Coast Air Quality Management District will hit the road, Burke said, holding board meetings throughout the four-county region at which residents can voice their concerns directly to the agency's leaders.
So we hit the road to Vancouver for some much needed rest and recuperation, with the soothing sounds of 'Dust in the wind" playing in our heads.