WASHINGTON — Seasonally adjusted initial jobless claims fell to 351,000 for the week ending Feb. 25, a decrease of 2,000, the Labor Department said Thursday.

Continuing claims slid to 3.402 million for the week ending Feb. 18, a decrease from the previous week’s 3.404 million.

Economists expected 352,000 initial and 3.400 million continuing claims.

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