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payload

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EtymologyEdit

pay +‎ load

NounEdit

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payload (plural payloads)

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

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