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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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The towel bat is used on deck to get loose before you get ready to hit in batting practice or in a game.
5, Weak-Hand Hits can make your offense step up one more notch by practicing similar type hitting.
The homicide form, which is slightly different from the forms used for sexual assault cases and missing/unidentified persons, is the most extensive of the HITS forms and contains 250 fields of information.
Direction of the Stride: Most hitters have found that a stride straight toward the pitcher offers the best chance to get full-plate coverage and hit the ball well on every pitch.
Outfielders: Coach hits fly balls and ground balls to OF's, who dropstep with their right foot and run at a 45-degree angle to catch a fly ball or field a grounder to their right.