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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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Streets Of Laredo (Channel 5, 3.30pm - 5.20pm) William Holden and William Bendix hit the trail with Texas Rangers to track down their bandit buddy.
So Ridgely and I hit the trail. The lower portion was a little muddy, but well-prepped by someone.
Action hero Will Smith wants to hit the trail back to the Wild West - after saving earth from the scum of the universe.
"They both also have a passion for nude horseback riding and hit the trail naked when the girls are out of sight with their nanny."
So we drove down to Westfir, scooted through the red covered bridge, parked and hit the trail. In all honesty, I do prefer a hard climb to a thrilling downhill because for me, cycling is about exercise more than anything.
A Eugene youth sports organization and a local pediatrician are urging children to tune out, hold the fries and hit the trail.
We hit the trail, Rusty and I following Jason on his horse and a mule named Molly Brown who, on the hunting trip, had once gone berserk, as if she'd stepped on a snake.
It'll make you want to pull on those boots , channel your inner Red Riding Hood and hit the trails (except you won't be scared of wolves - you'll be secretly hoping to spot one!).
With all of these benefits, how do you get ready to hit the trails? Just like with any exercise program, be sure that you are safe for exercise.
The SUV includes Rolls' "magic air ride," but drivers can press an "off road" button to hit the trails.
Growing up, Claudia Carberry frequently hit the trails to camp and hike with her family across the country.