- The explosive head of a missile, torpedo, or similar weapon: a nuclear warheadMore example sentences
- The missile warhead incorporates a dynamically compensated shaped and copper lined charge.
- On explosion, the warhead produces a great fragmentation effect and shock wave.
- And let's keep in mind the ultimate weapon of a terrorist is a nuclear warhead on a missile.
More definitions of warheadDefinition of warhead in:
- The US English dictionary