Was this the first time you had saved the file. Or had you saved it previously?
Lets check the recent files..
While in Word, click the file menu and go to "Open Recent" like this:
Is the document located there.. ? ( it could be under a different name, so check thoroughly)
If this doesnt help, please clarify if this was the first time you ever saved this document.
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