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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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Score: 3/5 Pesto Chickpea Shells (5x20g), PS1.32, Marks & Spencer Calories: 83 per bag Hit the spot: Pesto offers an interesting and moreish alternative to the usual crisp flavours.
With a set full of euphoric anthems that hit the spot every time, The Maccabees were the perfect festival band.
Peter Bradshaw made 27 when the Saints marched in but they were bowled out for 128 as Lyn Richards hit the spot to take 6-55.
Like the title of the fine finale suggests, this is a band that really does Hit The Spot. JD
Weighing in at 500g on my in-car scales, my sweet-tasting chips were well seasoned and hit the spot.
The ballads also hit the spot, But I Do Love You and Blue Over Me showcasing her versatility and country roots to perfection.
But it's not often you hit the spot two nights running in tasty Champions League ties involving English clubs.
SCOTS girl rockers The Hedrons are joining Scissors For Lefty at this week's Club NME in New York City.The girls, who are now on their second US tour, are hoping their song One more Won't Kill Us will hit the spot at the Annex club with Fred Perry Subculture.
To hit the spot try sexual positions that stimulate the front wall of the vagina such as entry from behind.
Entries poured in for the second fantastic week in our Spot The Pigeon contest - but once again, only one Echo reader hit the spot. H Morgan of Maesycwmmer, Hengoed, placed a cross right on the missing pigeon's beak - and pockets this week's pounds 10 prize.