I have an equation I want to solve, so I entered the following into Mathematica.
(x^(17/6))/(a^(17/6)) - (x^2)/a -1 == 0
where I assume $a>>1$ and $x$ is the unknown. How do I compute the dependence of $x$ on $a$ as $a \rightarrow \infty$.
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