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Re: Indices or Indexes

From: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
To: Justin Clift <justin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Cc: <pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Indices or Indexes
Date: 2002-02-05 15:17:02
Message-ID: Pine.LNX.4.30.0202051015390.684-100000@peter.localdomain (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
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Justin Clift writes:

> Just noticed that Section 7.2 of the Users Guide (devel docs) is called
> "Indexes".  I was under the impression the "correct" terminology should
> be "Indices".

It's "indexes" for a database index, and "indices" for an array index.  At
least that's what some big dictionary once revealed to us.

Peter Eisentraut   peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net

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