Associations to the word «Payload»


PAYLOAD, noun. That part of a cargo that produces revenue
PAYLOAD, noun. The total weight of passengers, crew, equipment, and cargo carried by an aircraft or spacecraft
PAYLOAD, noun. That part of a rocket, missile, propelled stinger, or torpedo that is not concerned with propulsion or guidance, such as a warhead or satellite.
PAYLOAD, noun. (computing) The functional part of a computer virus rather than the part that spreads it
PAYLOAD, noun. (communication) The actual data in a data stream

Dictionary definition

PAYLOAD, 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.
PAYLOAD, noun. Goods carried by a large vehicle.

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy