Definition:Queen's Tour

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A queen's tour is a puzzle in recreational chess.

On a chessboard of arbitrary size, a chess queen is to make a complete tour:

passing over every square at least once
returning to its square of origin
using as few moves as possible.

Re-entrant Queen's Tour

A re-entrant queen's tour is a queen's tour which starts and ends on the same square.

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