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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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One half-hour after hitting the trail just across the bridge from Cedar Creek, the vital statistics told the story.
Break out of your running rut by hitting the trails. The uneven terrain means you'll be jumping over rocks, dodging tree branches and climbing hills--which builds your agility, balance and endurance.
Killington, VT, May 08, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Appalachian Trail Adventures (ATA) offers a distinctive adventure vacation with guided daily hiking, kayaking, and caving in the Green Mountains of Vermont that targets families and individuals who are adventurers, including hikers who do not feel comfortable hitting the trails alone.