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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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An entirely new line of red dot sights from Aimpoint, the CompM2 and CompML2, are hitting the mark through the integration of a new diode that is over 30 times more efficient than those previously used by Aimpoint.
So I thought hitting the mark was like I was supposed to hit some emotional mark for my character, you know?
The assignment to create this new report to the citizens, which was named Hitting the Mark, was given to the Department of Financial Management's Budget Management Bureau.