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It's a lot easier for my fingers to type /idx than /\<i\> and it also easier to scan for idx than i. I'm not saying that everyone should do as I do but I find it frustrating dealing with single letter variables personally.

I agree /\<i\> is a slight pain. Often the easiest way to get there is getting the cursor on one of the i's and hitting *.

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