I do see the mathematical solution given by the classius clapyeron equation but is there any real life and intuitive expalanation?

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    $\begingroup$ Because there's much greater difference in volume. $\endgroup$ – Mithoron Apr 11 '20 at 19:25
  • $\begingroup$ Don't make it complicated. Gases are very compressible, fluids are not. $\endgroup$ – MaxW Apr 11 '20 at 19:53
  • $\begingroup$ Forget compressible. Gases are big; liquids and solids are not. $\endgroup$ – Ivan Neretin Apr 11 '20 at 21:56

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