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Return A Value If The Result Of A Formula Is Blank

I don't think I can use ISBLANK because the cell really isn't blank, it's got an IF statement in it to return a blank cell if certain criteria is met. How do I pull this off without repeating the original IF statement formula in an ISBLANK format.

Cell A1 has the IF statement that could return blank
Cell B1 needs to return a value if the result in cell A1 is blank

Just trying to simplify the formula in B1. I know I can say ISBLANK(formula in A1) but is there an easier way?

Thanks


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