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Dollar falls after U.S. jobs report

A U.S. one dollar banknote is seen in this illustration taken November 23, 2021. REUTERS/Murad Sezer/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Jan 7 (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar was slightly lower against a basket of major currencies on Friday on the heels of the December jobs report that missed expectations. The dollar index weakened after the Labor Department said nonfarm payrolls rose by 199,000 last month, well short of the 400,000 estimate. But analysts…