Definition of fourchette in English:

fourchette

noun

Anatomy
  • A thin fold of skin at the back of the vulva.

    • ‘Low lesions are often associated with fistulas to the perineum or posterior vaginal fourchette.’
    • ‘Ecchymoses and minor lacerations at peri-introital and posterior fourchette may also recur after coitus or during a speculum examination.’

Origin

Mid 18th century: from French, diminutive of fourche fork.

Pronunciation:

fourchette

/fʊəˈʃɛt/