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UPDATE 1-European stocks claw back losses, but on track for worst week since Feb

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Feb@ * Euro STOXX up 0.4 pct * Argenx tops STOXX on positive broker note * Chipmakers AMS, Siltronic jump * Luxury stocks claw back losses (Updates prices, adds quotes, details) LONDON, Oct 12 (Reuters) - European stocks staged a half-hearted recovery on Friday from a sharp selloff on world markets, after Asian shares also had a partial bounceback overnight. Euro zone stocks initially jumped 1 percent but rapidly shed some of those gains. The main regional index was up 0.4 percent by 0900 GMT, with Germany's DAX and Britain's FTSE 100 0.4 and 0.5 percent higher, respectively. The main index remained on course for its biggest weekly fall since February, down 4.3 percent, and the rapid fade in