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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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Garciaparra might have been an even better hitter if he had worked the count more, and Pedroia probably would be better if he didn't take so many hittable strikes early in the count.
When AJ Burnett is on, he's hittable. When he is throwing his slider where he wants, no one can hit it.
"We thought we'd take a few pitches and get (Duryea's) pitch count up to make him more hittable. He'll go inside, so we wanted to make it more difficult by getting up on the plate a bit."
McPherson was uncharacteristically hittable. The Lancers touched him for a pair of first-inning solo home runs and became the first team to tag the Marmion hurler for 3 or more earned runs since state qualifier Plainfield North scored 3 against him in the March 16 season opener.
Without his usual control, his pitches became very hittable and his ERA soared to 4.99.
Since then, just about every change major league baseball has made in the confrontation of pitcher and hitter has favored the man with the bat in his hands, including lowering the mound so that pitches come in on a flatter, more hittable plane.
The Red Sox may find Meche more hittable tonight, however.