warhead Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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warheadnoun [C]

uk   /ˈwɔː.hed/  us   /ˈwɔːr-/
the ​frontpart of a ​bomb or missile that ​containsexplosives: a ​conventional/​nuclear warhead
(Definition of warhead from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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warheadnoun [C]

 us   /ˈwɔrˌhed/
the end of a ​bomb or missile that ​contains explosives
(Definition of warhead from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “warhead”
in Chinese (Simplified) (炸弹或导弹的)弹头…
in Turkish savaş başlığı, füze başlığı…
in Russian боеголовка…
in Chinese (Traditional) (炸彈或導彈的)彈頭…
in Polish głowica (bojowa)…
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