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In VIM, how can I search for multiple strings and have a different color highlight for each match?

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Maybe this helps you: stackoverflow.com/questions/9075387/… –  Bernhard Feb 24 '12 at 9:47
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There is MultipleSearch plugin for vim. Description:

MultipleSearch allows you to have the results of multiple searches displayed on the screen at the same time. Each search highlights its results in a different color, and all searches are displayed at once. After the maximum number of colors is used, the script starts over with the first color.

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