Definition of Fourchette

1. n. A table fork.



2. n. The combination of the card immediately above and the one immediately below a given card.

Definition of Fourchette

1. Noun. (anatomy) A fork-shaped structure, specifically the fold of skin where the labia minora meet above the perineum (the frenulum labiorum pudendi). ¹

2. Noun. A fork-shaped instrument or device, specifically the forked structure between two fingers of a glove. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Fourchette

1. 1. A table fork. 2. A small fold of membrane, connecting the labia in the posterior part of the vulva. The wishbone or furculum of birds. The frog of the hoof of the horse and allied animals. 3. An instrument used to raise and support the tongue during the cutting of the fraenum. 4. The forked piece between two adjacent fingers, to which the front and back portions are sewed. Origin: F, dim. Of fourche. See Fork. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fourchette

four one one
four penny nail
four pips
four score and seven years ago
four score seven years ago
four sheets to the wind
four square
four thousand
four times
fourball
fourballs
fourberies
fourbery
fourche
fourchee
fourchette (current term)
fourchettes
fourdrinier
fourdriniers
foure
foureyed
fourfold
fourfold point correlation
fourfoldness
fourfooted
fourgie
fourgies
fourgon
fourgons
fourgram

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