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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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Unless the weather is severe, Norm hits the trail seven days a week.
But there'll be hundreds of thousands more hitching up their wagons to see her when the "All For You" tour hits the trail shortly.
In Fargo, Marge hits the trail on the snow-covered landscape of Minnesota, where the Coens were brought up.