Hit


Hit

Hit and the acronym HIT may refer to:

;Science/Engineering
* Homogeneous Isotropic Turbulence, Fluid Dynamics

;Sport
* Hit (baseball)
* High intensity training, a form of strength training

;Music
* "Hit" (album), by Peter Gabriel
* "Hits" (disambiguation), for albums with that title
* Hit Records, a record label
* Hit single, a song that makes the top 40 of the sales charts or hit parade
* "Hit", a song by Guided by Voices from the 1995 album "Alien Lanes"
* "Hit", a single by The Wannadies from the 1997 album "Bagsy Me"
* "Hit", a single by The Sugarcubes from their 1992 album "Stick Around for Joy"

;Language
* Hit (pronoun) in Old English — "it" in Modern English

;Education
* Hunter Institute of TAFE, Australia
* Harbin Institute of Technology, China
* Huazhong Institute of Technology,China
* Hokkaido Institute of Technology, Japan
* Hanze Institute of Technology, The Netherlands

;Medicine and Biology
* Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia, low platelet counts due to the administration of heparin
* Hibernation induction trigger, a substance found in the blood of hibernating animals

* Health Information Technology

;Business
* Heavy Industries Taxila, a military complex in Pakistan
* A brand of cookies by German food company Bahlsen
* Hitachi's ticker symbol on the nyse2|HIT
* Hongkong International Terminals Ltd.
* Hit,a chain of supermarkets in Bulgaria

;Computing and Internet
* Hit (web request), a request for a single file from the web server
* Health Information Technology, associated with Health informatics
* Human Intelligence Task, see Amazon Mechanical Turk
* Hypertext Induced Topic Selection or HITS algorithm, a means to rank web pages in search results
* An item found by a search engine to match specified search conditions
* An approximately correct answer in a test set

;Entertainment
* HIT Entertainment, British television production company formerly called Henson International Television.
* Asking the dealer for another card in blackjack, as in the expression "hit me"
* "H.I.T.", a South Korean miniseries drama

;Slang
* A contract killing
* A single dose in recreational drug use
* Having sexual intercourse
* An ugly person
* To 'chat up' or to talk to someone in an affectionate manner, with the intent of establishing a romantic or sexual encounter or relationship with that person

;Places
* Hīt, Iraq, a town

;Other
* Use of strike to cause physical harm, see violence and assault

;See also
* HITS


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  • hit — hit …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • hit — [hit] vt. hit, hitting [ME hitten < OE hittan < ON hitta, to hit upon, meet with < IE base * keid , to fall > Welsh cwydd, a fall] 1. to come against, usually with force; strike [the car hit the tree] 2. to give a blow to; strike;… …   English World dictionary

  • hit — ► VERB (hitting; past and past part. hit) 1) direct a blow at (someone or something) with one s hand or a tool or weapon. 2) propel (a ball) with a bat, racket, etc. 3) accidentally strike (part of one s body) against something. 4) (of a moving… …   English terms dictionary

  • Hit — Hit, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hit}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hitting}.] [OE. hitten, hutten, of Scand. origin; cf. Dan. hitte to hit, find, Sw. & Icel. hitta.] 1. To reach with a stroke or blow; to strike or touch, usually with force; especially, to reach or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hit — Hit, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hit}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hitting}.] [OE. hitten, hutten, of Scand. origin; cf. Dan. hitte to hit, find, Sw. & Icel. hitta.] 1. To reach with a stroke or blow; to strike or touch, usually with force; especially, to reach or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hit — Hit, n. 1. A striking against; the collision of one body against another; the stroke that touches anything. [1913 Webster] So he the famed Cilician fencer praised, And, at each hit, with wonder seems amazed. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. A stroke of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hit 'Em Up — «Hit Em Up» Sencillo de 2Pac con Outlawz del álbum Greatest Hits Formato 12 Grabación 1996 Género(s) Rap, West coast rap …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hit — puede referirse a: En inglés en el ámbito musical, se denomina hit a un sencillo exitoso. En este sentido, One hit wonder (en español: maravilla de un éxito) es un artista que generalmente sólo es conocido por un solo sencillo exitoso. 100… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hīt — Arabic: هيت‎ …   Wikipedia

  • Hit FM — 225px Localización Madrid, España Eslogan Música Non Stop, 20.000 canciones sin publicidad Frecuencia Nacional Primera …   Wikipedia Español


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