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Ignoring text in cell formulas

Ignoring text in cell formulas

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Is there a way in Excel to write text in a cell which will be ignored in a formula. For example I have multiple formulas such as
I would like to have a tag as to what $C$13 actually is. That information is listed in B13 so it would be nice to just reference that cell as text, and have
it be ignored by the equation. However, I would still be happy if I could just
write in what C13 is. Unfortunately most of my equations are too complicated to have a built in function in Excel.

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