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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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Ryan Hamill (Chaminade/UCLA) had two hits for Single-A Peoria (Ill.
Jeff Gates had five hits and Steve Woodward four hits for the Titans (31-16), who outhit Northridge 23-12 and led 6-0 before the Matadors (21-31) had their first at-bats.
Eric Gillespie (CSUN) had two hits for Double-A Jacksonville.