Ask for a loan or favor, as in He hit me up for ten bucks, or I hit Doug up for a job. [ ; early 1900s ]
- Hit wicket
noun 1. (cricket) an instance of a batsman breaking the wicket with the bat or a part of the body while playing a stroke and so being out
Hitzig Hit·zig (hĭt’sĭk’, -sĭKH’), (Julius) Eduard. 1838-1907. German physiologist. By using electrodes in different locations of the cortex to stimulate different muscle contractions (1870), he was able to prove the localization of cerebral function.
1. human immunodeficiency virus. See under . noun 1. a variable retrovirus that invades and inactivates helper T cells of the immune system and is a cause of AIDS and AIDS-related complex: variants were identified in several laboratories and independently named lymphadenopathy-associated virus (LAV) human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 (HTLV-3) and AIDS-related virus (ARV) […]
human immunodeficiency virus-1