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It is because the reason we bake the Shabbos bread in the first place is to rectify the sin of Eve, who caused the death of Adam, who was the "Challah of the world", i.e. the small holy part for which everything else was made. In order to protect and emphasize this reason, we call the entire batch of dough "Challah", since the the actual challah is ...
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