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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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Both have reputations for being dirty fighters, Golota more so for his two infamous disqualification losses in 1996 to Riddick Bowe for hitting below the belt.
The test is that Tyson takes on a man twice disqualified from big fights for hitting below the belt.
When I was a boy, our parents taught us that hitting below the belt was a cowardly thing," he once said.
He boasts 20 stoppages in those victories - and reckons the two losses were for technical disqualifications, hitting below the belt and a clash of heads.
It was a more eloquent, simple statement on what the GOP stands for than anyone has been able to muster since Reagan, who also knew how to tweak the other party with a joke or a pointed observation, but always with a smile, and never hitting below the belt.