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programmers conventionally use loop variables named "i" and "j" which stand for "index" and "jndex"

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One more vote for "immediately thought 'jeans index'"

@fool and because they are very, very hard to confuse…

@fool "The modern letter 'j' originated as a variation of 'i', and both were used interchangeably for both the vowel and the consonant, coming to be differentiated only in the 16th century."
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