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hit

 
1. in library science, a retrieved document relevant to a search question that has been posed.
2. slang term for a single dose of a drug, used in reference to drug abuse.
(1) Hit
Drug slang noun A small dose of any illicit psychotropic drug
Genetics noun See Lethal hit
Informatics noun A ‘visit’ to a particular website, the frequency of which reflects the popularity of a particular service or website; a single request from a web browser for a single item from a web server
Vox populi verb To strike a person
(2) HIT
Abbreviation for
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
Hirudin in Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia
Hirudin for the Improvement of Thrombolysis
High-density-lipoprotein cholesterol Intervention Trial of the Department of Veterans Affairs

HIT

Cardiovascular disease Either of 2 clinical trials:
1. HDL-cholesterol Intervention Trial–which evaluated the effect of gemfibrozil therapy on M&M in Pts with CAD; those with ↓ HDL-C often had ↑ TGs; conclusion Gemfibrozil ↓ mortality by 22%.
2. Hirudin for Improvement of Thrombolysis Medtalk Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.

hit

Substance abuse A small dose of any illicit psychotropic drug

HIT

Abbreviation for Holtzman Inkblot Test.

Patient discussion about hit

Q. What are the reasons for my weight which hit a plateau? My weight loss remains at a stable level of achievement (plateau). What are the reasons for my weight which hit a plateau?

A. weight plateau can be a hard stage to pass...it's very hard to come to the fact that even when you try hard it doesn't do anything. so here are some tips of how to move on and go through that stage-
http://www.webmd.com/diet/features/10-ways-to-move-beyond-a-weight-loss-plateau

i tried 2 of those tips and they work.

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"A striker who is ready to hit the ground running, like Roberto Soldado, would cost more than PS20m."
"Unfortunately I hit the ground running a little too hard and at the wrong angle.
Murray hit the ground running and broke the Swiss' serve twice to win the opening set 6-4.
Consequently, there can be some decent value away from Dunfermline, who could well hit the ground running.
He said: "We need to hit the ground running and be mentally strong, the lads have shown great determination."
Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies has really hit the ground running this autumn so all the signs are good for Ardaghey.
Both men will have to hit the ground running in order to meet the deadlines set by officials.
"She hit the ground running from the moment she arrived," said Lt.
He installs solar panels and infrastructure for homes, lodges, parks and cottages, and his business hit the ground running when he invented Sun-Link solar tracker.
"We wanted to start investing right away, to hit the ground running," Sistrunk explains.
The latter deal hit the ground running, while the other just hit the ground.
Since Survivor actually wrapped last April, Hatch has had months to gear up, telling The Advocate, "I set myself up to at least hit the ground running. We'll see where it goes from here." Places Hatch has already gone include the Hollywood Squares and a scheduled appearance at the MTV awards on September 7.