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Author/Opus: This is the 84th puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster John Bulten.
Rules: Standard Spiral Galaxies rules. Also, there may not be four consecutive cells that are part of a galaxy in any row or column.
Difficulty: 3.5 stars
Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 4:00, Master = 6:30, Expert = 13:00
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