nuclear warhead

noun
a warhead containing a fission or fusion bomb.

Origin:
1950–55

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Example sentences
However, your comment infers that the only thing worth putting on a missile is
  a nuclear warhead.
It counts napalm and the cost of a nuclear warhead, and armored cars for police
  who fight riots in our streets.
While that might work against a conventionally armed missile, it suggests that
  a nuclear warhead might still detonate.
The kinetic energy of the wind at any instant was equivalent to that released
  by a nuclear warhead.
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