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Strange Excel Worksheet Function

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Last Modified: 2017-12-11
I have been given a very large Excel workbook with complicated and nested worksheet functions.
Supposedly, there is an error in the workbook when a particular set of variables are entered.  At this point I am just trying to understand what is going on in this workbook when I noticed the following worksheet function.
Is this a legitimate function?  

=IFERROR(LEFT(IF(G3,$G3&"
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