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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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Mortanna Nicosen and Brooke Chestnut each had two hits for Newport.
Connor Adams, Sean Jacobs and Nate Cole had hits for Buffalo Grove (7-4, 2-1).
Christoffer, Jon Gardner and John Seagrist (2 RBI) each had 2 hits for Barrington (11-2-1, 1-0-1) in its MSL West tie, a game that was called after seven innings due to darkness.
Emmett Olson added 2 hits for the Warriors and Alex Del Real had a double.
Joe Unger had 2 hits for the Saxons (4-2) while Albert Kiszka added a home run.
Matt Sanders and Drew Snow each had multiple hits for the Hawks.