What does warhead mean?

Definitions for warheadˈwɔrˌhɛd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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


  1. warhead(Noun)

    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.


  1. Warhead

    The term warhead refers to the explosive and/or toxic material that is delivered by a missile, rocket, or torpedo.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of warhead in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of warhead in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Albright:

    Six years is a bit over the top for a missile-delivered nuclear warhead, and this claim contradicts U.S. intelligence assessments.

  2. The NCRI:

    The delegates included nuclear experts, nuclear warhead experts and experts in various elements of ballistic missiles including guidance systems.

  3. Michael Elleman:

    North Korea can certainly make a warhead small enough to fall under that. This missile has the capability to hit anywhere in the U.S. in principle.

  4. Hossein Dehghan:

    The Emad missile is not a violation of the nuclear deal or any U.N. resolution since we will never use a nuclear warhead (on it). It's an allegation.

  5. Safety Board:

    A 9n314m warhead detonated outside the aeroplane to the left side of the cockpit. This fits the kind of warhead installed in the Buk surface-to-air missile system.

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