This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word warhead
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warhead, payload, load(noun)
the front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents
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The part of a missile, projectile, torpedo, rocket, or other munition which contains either the nuclear or thermonuclear system, high explosive system, chemical or biological agents, or inert materials intended to inflict damage.
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The term warhead refers to the explosive and/or toxic material that is delivered by a missile, rocket, or torpedo.