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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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Weighing in at 500g on my in-car scales, my sweet-tasting chips were well seasoned and hit the spot.
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The ballads also hit the spot, But I Do Love You and Blue Over Me showcasing her versatility and country roots to perfection.
If you like your music loud, proud and shrill, Young Heart Attack's Starlite is sure to hit the spot.
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Robbins' treatment hit the spot, and John Henry turned in a brilliant workout under Bill Shoemaker.
Entries poured in for the second fantastic week in our Spot The Pigeon contest - but once again, only one Echo reader hit the spot.