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architecture police

The individuals in an organization responsible for enforcing hardware and software standards during the development of systems. The more creative the employees, the more friction between them and the architecture police. See logo police.

logo police

The individuals in an organization responsible for the proper use of the company logo (identifying symbol and company name) in print and online. They may also be involved with searching the Web to find unauthorized uses of the logo. See architecture police.

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