torpedo warhead extension

torpedo warhead extension

[tȯr′pēd·ō ′wȯr‚hed ik‚sten·chən]
(ordnance)
A metallic cylindrical item designed to change the center of gravity of a torpedo; it may be explosive-filled.
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