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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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Keeping those hitters in rhythm will be up to Scott and Ashen.
The Home Run Hitter is customizable to nine different power settings for varying swing velocities and skill levels.
Lind won by a slim margin over 2009 World Series Most Valuable Player presented by Chevrolet Hideki Matsui, who took second place in the balloting after posting a .270 batting average, 27 home runs and 86 RBI as a designated hitter for the New York Yankees.
(A flexed V should be formed with the arms, shoulder, to a wrist.) The hitter must start the bat sooner on an inside pitch because that is the only way to get the sweet part of the bat on the ball.
Moral Hazard and the Effects of the Designated Hitter Rule on Hit Batsmen," Economic Inquirg 35:3, 1992, pp.
Viator middle hitter Tim Allaire, senior; Barrington libero Chris Babicz, senior; Wheeling middle hitter Jan Baranowski, senior; Rolling Meadows libero Charlie Behrens, senior; St.
Inside the Stadium, spacious Death Valley may have aided Mantle's batting average as a right-handed hitter, allowing more of his drives to find openings.
Middle blocker Neticia Enesi (2008, second team; 2009, third) and outside hitter Gorana Maricic (2007, second; 2008, third) are the only other UO players to be named all-Americans in consecutive seasons.
The Home Run Hitter is customized to the batter's personal bat length and weight.
One can always expect some great sixes from him as he is a clean hitter of the ball.
But all of us can benefit from understanding why we fail and why we succeed, how to "think" like a hitter, and how to make adjustments.
Since the Caminiti and Canseco stories broke, sportswriters have been resorting to preposterous rhetorical flourishes in dismissing the accomplishments of the modern hitter. Bill Conlin of the Philadelphia Daily News, for example, writes: "To all the freaks, geeks and 'roid zombies who have turned major league baseball into a Muscle Beach version of the Medellin Cartel: Take your records and get lost."