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No, it means you missed it, but not by much.

Answer The term was much used in the days of naval artillery- a shell hitting the water and exploding close by the hull could still do significant damage from both the explosion, and shell splinters. So, while it wasn't as bad as a direct hit, it could still cause damage and casualties.

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