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Canada’s economic resurgence took a blow to the midsection Tuesday, as a surprise return to a trade deficit in February sounded a note of caution about a core component of the country’s good-news growth story.

But for a Bank of Canada that has resisted embracing the faster-growth tale, the trade disappointment couldn’t have come at a better time.

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