RPT-CORRECTED-Brazilian real gains past 2 per dollar

RIO DE JANEIRO, April 5 Fri Apr 5, 2013 11:27am EDT

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RIO DE JANEIRO, April 5 (Reuters) - The Brazilian real strengthened on Friday, crossing the psychologically relevant mark of 2 per dollar for the first time in two weeks, as much weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs data upheld expectations of continued monetary stimulus by the U.S. Federal Reserve. (Reporting by Walter Brandimarte; Editing by Leslie Adler)