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Your post appears to contain code that is not properly formatted as code. Please indent all code by 4 spaces using the code toolbar button or the CTRL+K keyboard shortcut. For more editing help, click the [?] toolbar icon.

I really couldn't figure out the typo, if any. Is this a bug? Please help.

EDIT: the suggested solution here is about the use of ` during code formatting which, as far as I know, is mutually exclusive from LaTex formatting


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This is surprising since its not a problem on Physics SE.
Hope the Mathematica code checker can be updated to accommodate this, imho, common way of writing.

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    The "appears to contain code" warning checker is related to the user's low reputation. Since you have high enough reps on Physics.SE, you possibly won't get the warning. Commented Mar 14, 2022 at 10:01
  • > This is surprising since its not a problem on Physics SE. That's because Physics SE doesn't have that triggering filter. Commented Mar 4, 2023 at 18:35

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