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But, Lucas, this Tanith adventure; we're not making any hit-and-run raid.

Pete got the signal for a hit-and-run play and swung at the third ball.

He wanted to know what fouls were, and how to steal bases, and he was nonplussed by such terms as “hit-and-run.”

And the Kerothi Fleet was being decimated by the hit-and-run tactics of the Earth's ghost ships.

A detective brings you a minute sample of paint taken from the clothing of a hit-and-run victim.

A detective brings you a minute 43 sample of paint taken from the clothing of a hit-and-run victim.

He was struck by a hit-and-run car as he walked from his office to the railroad station.

He didn't hit anybody, but he's as guilty of a hit-and-run offence as the man who does.

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