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At an archeological dig on Jerusalem's Mount Zion, conducted by the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2013, excavations have revealed the well-preserved lower levels of what the team believes is an Early Roman period mansion from the first century AD.
The DNA of a 1st century shrouded man found in a tomb on the edge of the Old City of Jerusalem has revealed the earliest proven case of leprosy.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).