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REFUSE GATE - (<Neh. 2:13; 3:13-14; 12:31>; "dung port," or "gate," KJV and NIV). A gate of ancient Jerusalem located at the SW angle of Mt. Zion. It was doubtless so called because of the piles of sweepings and garbage in the valley of Tophet below. (from New Unger's Bible Dictionary) (originally published by Moody Press of Chicago, Illinois.  Copyright (C) 1988.)