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πυ_ρα^μοῦς , οῦντος, , contr. fr. πυραμόεις, πυρός)
A.cake of roasted wheat and honey, Ephipp.8.3, cf. Trypho ap.Ath.3.114b; given to him who kept awake best during a παννυχίς, Call.Fr.2.6P.: hence, generally, meed of victory, prize, τοῦ γὰρ τεχνάζειν ἡμέτερος π. for stratagem 'we take the cake (or biscuit)', Ar.Th.94, cf. Eq.277.
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