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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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Score: 5/5 SAVOURY Walkers Quavers Cheese Flavour (6x17g), PS1.68 or two for PS3, Tesco Calories: 88 per bag Hit the spot: Melt-in-the-mouth cheesy snacks that are a perfect lunch box pick-me-up for kids and grown-ups alike.
Hit the Spot: Pesto offers an interesting, moreish alternative to the usual crisp flavours.
This heartwarming melodrama will hit the spot for dog fans missing their Marley & Me action.
But where ITV have failed to hit the spot is with their selling of the show.
Hit The Spot gives the Rolling Stones and AC/DC a run for their money, I'm So Alone is a blurry Bermondsey blooze, and A Man Out Of You is 60s-styled rock and stroll.
RECOMMENDED by reader T Roe, this clean shop hit the spot despite my risky late Saturday lunchtime appearance.
Legendary striker Alan Shearer, pictured, has hit the spot after bagging a brace of accolades.
Their nu-metal sound and unimpressive stage presence didn't hit the spot.
Richard O'Brien's innuendo-filled musical always seems to hit the spot with audiences.
Calories: 46 per biscuit Hit the spot: A wonderful combination of sponge, chocolate and tangy orange centre was just too much temptation at tea time - so we chomped two each and still kept the calories under 100.