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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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'I have a great devotion to Our Lady of Guadalupe, the patroness of Mexico and the Americas, and had just looked up at the two million dollars and said a little prayer to her when I hit the jackpot. Our Lady really looks out for me.
Your week two set of SIX Hit the Jackpot numbers are on Page 37.
The generous mother-of-four is giving half of her winnings - more than pounds 500,000 - to Agnes O'Neill, 68, her neighbour and bingo companion who was with her when she hit the jackpot. Mrs Lowell said: "We always share whatever either of us wins and this time will be no different."
Two weeks after they hit the jackpot in March 1986, they hadn't touched a penny of their pounds 101,000 winnings.
TWO youngsters with cerebral palsy hit the jackpot after games arcade staff raised thousands of pounds to buy them electric wheelchairs.
A dad of three has hit the jackpot - by being crowned Welsh Bingo Caller of the Year.
If they hit the jackpot they can walk away with their shopping for free.
Even those who buy stacks of tickets weekly for years are more likely to be hit by lightning twice than hit the jackpot. We don't have much to fear, though.
Mr Cole said he did not discover that they had hit the jackpot until Sunday morning, but was then unable to reach Mr Radford, who was staying with his wife in a caravan.
Now they've hit the jackpot with their third attempt.
* Lagrant Communications hit the jackpot. After outbidding the competition, the 17-person communications company landed a four-year $4 million government contract to take over media planning for the California state lottery.
Lucky Pam, 62, hit the jackpot after more than 35 years playing her favourite game.